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Sergeant reunites with his K-9

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A North Carolina staff sergeant and his K-9 were reunited after being separated for more than two years.

Staff sergeant Andy Wolf did two tours in Afghanistan and during the tours, Wolf was with Iras, a military German Shepard trained to detect bombs and other explosives. The pair was inseparable during their time in Afghanistan.

Wolf was by Iras’ side in Germany when the dog was hurt and lost his spleen. “Throughout the whole time frame, I slept on his side, like right next to him,” said Wolf. “I slept on a littler. The amount of time and what we went through together, there’s nothing to explain what you feel.”

After Wolf’s tour, Iras stayed for another tour and now two years later, the two are together again and Iras will be a part of the Wolf family.

Wolf said he is planning on grilling the dog a great big steak as his first meal home.

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