Warrior Dog Dash 5K honors military working dogs, handlers

FORT CARSON, Colo. — Dozens of people and their pooches got their legs and paws moving Saturday morning at the Warrior Dog Dash 5K on the Mountain Post.

The second annual event is in honor of K9 Veterans Day, the unofficial holiday recognizing military working dogs and their handlers.

About 80 runners and their four-legged friends joined the race.

K9 Veterans Day will be celebrated nationwide Sunday.

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