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GONE VIRAL: Soldier & His Dog Hurt By A Bomb Treated In Hospital Side By Side In The Same Room

Army Spc. Andrew Brown and his canine partner Rocky got injured during one of their operations in Afghanistan. Brown and Rocky were hurt when a Improvised Explosive Device (IED) exploded while they were searching for a structure in support of ongoing operations.

Brown and Rocky are now at the Walter Reed Hospital in Washington, D.C, were they are treated side by side in the same room.

SPC Brown and Rocky are both doing well after being treated for injuries they suffered from an IED blast earlier this…

Posted by 89th Military Police Brigade on Friday, December 11, 2015

The photo above was posted on the 89th Military Police Brigade’s Facebook page yesterday, and it now has 5 thousand likes and has been shared more than 2000 times.

One of our Military Working Dogs, Rocky, and his handler were injured this week during operations in Afghanistan. Rocky…

Posted by 89th Military Police Brigade on Wednesday, December 9, 2015

Pictured above is Rocky with a Purple Heart pinned to his collar. The Purple Heart is given to those who are wounded or killed in service. The photo now has more than 89 thousand likes on Facebook and has 118,000 shares!

Thankfully, the two are recovering and are doing well.

Let’s pray for the fast recovery of these two brave soldiers!

You can read more of this story at NBC News.

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