Bretagne Last Known 9/11 Rescue Dog Earns A Hero’s Send off Dies At Age 16

Last known 9/11 search dog Bretagne euthanized in Houston area.Firefighters gather as ailing golden retriever is put down.Almost two dozen local firefighters and members of the search dog community honoured Bretagne with a hero’s send-off, lining the entrance to the vet’s office and saluting the old dog as she passed by.After Bretagne was put down, her body was draped with an American flag. She’ll be taken to Texas A&M University, where vets will study possible effects that exposure to Ground Zero had on her body.