Moments after receiving the Bronze Star, SGT Nolan knelt down and pinned the medal on Specialized Search Dog (SSD) Honza. The yellow lab recently completed his first deployment to Afghanistan. While deployed, SSD Honza located 14 improvised Explosive Devices weighing more than 400lbs. Honza and SGT Nolan led over 250 combat patrols ensuring the safety of countless American and Coalition Troops following in his paw prints. He has saved the lives of countless service members.