Marines welcomes new canines
Headquarters, Philippine Marine Corps – K-9 working dogs were turned- over to the Philippine Marines 9 a.m. here today.
The four K-9 dogs were donated to the K-9 Company of the Service Support Battalion by Mr. Gil Manalastas, the president of Mercury International Security Printing Corporation.
Mr. Manalastas trains sniffing dogs as part of their security team to ensure that no printed documents such as bank checks, bonds, birth certificates and other vital documents that can be used in making counterfeits will be smuggled out of their facility.
A short demonstration was rendered by the K-9 Company to showcase the abilities of their canines in bomb sniffing.
Mr. Manalastas also pledged to donate four K-9 working dogs every year as …
FORT BONIFACIO, TAGUIG CITY - Navy Flag Officer in Command Vice Admiral Jose Luis Alano, together with Commandant Major General Rustico Guerrero inaugurated here on February 27, 2013 the newest wellness center inside the Marine Headquarters in Taguig City.
The Fleet-Marine Fitness Park is another milestone of the Marine Corps on its commitment to "Be fit to be strong and credible", echoing the Philippine Navy's Vision. The said wellness facility being managed by the Marine Corps Special Service Office offers a wide variety of physical activities and exercises such as circuit training, mini obstacle, and the TRX suspension training to name a few.
"Wellness and fitness is a Marine Corps' thrust and so every Marine takes physical training seriously. The Fleet-Marine Fitness Park provides not only …