Jony, a Belgian Malinois with a “rough around the edges” reputation teams up with two-time Purple Heart recipient Sgt. Brian Riddle on deployment in Afghanistan. Together they work well as a bomb detection team, but Jony and Riddle quickly learn even the most skillful must prepare for the unexpected.
Lt. Col. Oliver North, host of Sportsman Channel’s “Saving Private K-9,” will introduce the duo and tell the tale of a routine foot patrol gone awry in the season premiere of the award-winning original series 9 p.m. Thu., April 23.