The incredible moment took place at Siyang Squadron station in Suqian, Jiangsu Province in November. Xudong and his soldier companions were saluting their post for the very last time before they retired. And so did Duo Duo.
Apparently, the German Shepherd was supposed to be patrolling the camp at the time. However, when he saw his handler, there was no standing still for the loyal dog. He just had to be by his side.
During the final salute, Duo Duo propped up on his hind legs and stood at full attention; joining in with all of the soldiers. It was such a beautiful sign of respect, it’s like the dog knew exactly what was happening at that moment.
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