Sean Laidlaw was nervous. After everything he and his rescued puppy had experienced in war-torn Syria, they had formed a close bond. But a lot can change in nine months. Would the grown dog he was about to meet resemble the puppy that he had had to leave behind?
Although 30-year-old Laidlaw, from Essex, England, currently manages a gym, that wasn’t always the case. In fact, he used to serve as a lance corporal with the Royal Engineers. Furthermore, earlier in the year, Laidlaw had been part of a privately contracted bomb disposal team.