Hero Dog Awards - RRobiek R883

RRobiek R883

Fort Eustis, Virginia

MWD(R) Patrol Explosive Detector Dog RRobiek “Robi” served with the US Army at Joint Base Myer Henderson Hall, 947th Military Police Detachment “Old Guard” his entire career from 2011 until his retirement in 2019 following injuries sustained during training. RRobiek was deployed to Operation Enduring Freedom with SSG(R) Holley, Matthew 2013 until 2014. Upon return he was transferred to SSG Ogin, Charles in 2014 with whom he worked with until retirement. SSG Ogin and MWD RRobiek provided Secret Service, Congressional, Army 10 Miler and VIP support in the National Capital Region. In 2016 MWD travelled with President Obama to Nairobi Kenya to provide security assistance. RRobieks final deployment was to Operation Inherent Resolve in Iraq and Syria 2016-2017. In 2018 RRobiek was injured during training and required extensive surgery at Lackland AFB in San Antonio TX. In 2019 RRobiek was officially retired and returned to his handler, SSG Ogin who was assigned to recruiting duty in Kissimmee FL in 2019. Adoption and transportation was facilitated by American Humane.
Now RRobiek with his missing toe, missing teeth and rebuilt leg spends his days with SFC Ogin’s 6 year old daughter with whom he is inseparable from, his wife and 2 Jack Russell’s at Fort Eustis VA.