Ukraine: President Zelensky gave a medal to the dog who discovered the mines

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Ukraine War : Zelensky said, “Today I would like to pay respect to all the heroes of Ukraine who are clearing our land. And with our heroes is a cute little soldier – Patreon. Helped to deactivate, but also to teach our children the rules of safety in landmine prone areas.”

Russia Ukraine war (Russia Ukraine War) between the President Volodymyr Zelensky (Volodymir Zelensky) presented a medal to Ukraine’s famous landmine sniffing dog Patron and its owner. According to Reuters, The medal, given on Sunday, is to honor the unparalleled service of Patreon and his master in the aftermath of the Russian invasion. A small Jack Russell terrier breed dog has sniffed 200 explosives since the start of the war on 24 February and prevented them from detonating. It soon became a symbol of Ukrainian patriotism.

Zelensky gave this award in a news conference with Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau in Ukraine’s capital Kyiv. Patron wagged his tail on the brow on this occasion, which left the audience sitting there laughing. Trudeau searched his pockets as if he were looking for dog treats.

Zelensky said in a statement after the ceremony, “Today I would like to pay respect to all the heroes of Ukraine who are clearing our land. And with our heroes is a cute little soldier – Patreon. Not only helped defuse the bombs, but also taught our children the rules of safety in landmine-prone areas.”

If the medal was given to Mihailo Iliev, owner of Patron. Who is a Major in the Civil Protection Service.

Many stories of heroism are heard in the Ukraine War. But not only humans, animals are also playing their part in saving them from the advancing Russian soldiers. One of these is the 2-year-old “Patron”, a Jack Russell Terrier dog breed dog is also one of them.

Patron has become a hero for sniffing dangerous bombs in Ukraine. Ukraine’s State Emergency Service has posted a video of Patron on Facebook, in which it is told that so far many bombs have been discovered and cleaned with the help of Patron.

The Russell Terrier is a breed of dog that was bred 200 years ago to hunt foxes. Also called the Parson Russell Terrier, it is an independent, lively and intelligent species that is easy to train and manage. The energy and work of this little puppy has made it popular in the Ukrainian Defense Force.

In a short span of time, Patreon has also become popular on social media. One user on Facebook wrote, “This dog is not a magic, please take care of yourself and it. Hail to Ukraine! Hail to our heroes! Patron is also one of them.”


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