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In the Training Center of Service Dog Breeding of the Armed Forces of the Russian Federation in the Moscow Region, the grand opening of the All-Army Stage of the International Cynological Competition “Faithful Friend-2021” took place.

The competition stage is attended by 11 male and 7 female teams of canine handlers representing the types and types of the Armed Forces of the Russian Federation, military command and control bodies of the Ministry of Defense of Russia.

In total, more than 90 cynological crews with service dogs will fight for the right to be called the best dog handlers. In the competition, service dogs are represented by three main breeds – the German Shepherd Dog, the East European Shepherd Dog and the Belgian Malinois Shepherd Dog.

Major General Vladimir Golovachev, Head of the Directorate of Troop Service and Military Service Security of the Ministry of Defense of the Russian Federation, Major General Vladimir Golovachev, spoke with congratulations and a welcoming speech to the participating teams, who wished everyone good luck in the competition for victory in the competition.

After passing the solemn march, the participants and guests of the event were shown demonstration performances on the general and special course of training service dogs on the special training strip.

The International Dog Training Competition “Faithful Friend” at the training and material base of the Training Center for Service Dog Breeding of the Armed Forces of the Russian Federation is held for the sixth year in a row.

The opening of the All-Army stage of the competition ended with a festive concert of regional choreographic groups of the Taldom City House of Culture.

The winners of the competition will represent the Russian Armed Forces at the International Army Games “ARMY-2021” in August this year, where they will compete with teams from foreign countries.

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