This compelling new series premieres on Discovery Channel in 2019

Rescuing dogs and hearts in one of the
most dangerous cities in the world.

Battle Dogs chronicles the heroic efforts of CNN Man of the Year and best selling author Pen Farthing (One Dog at a Time) and his Nowzad team in their gallant quest to rescue and improve the lives of animals with no voice but ours.

This compelling new series premieres on Discovery Channel in 2019

Rescuing dogs and hearts in the most dangerous city in the world.

Battle Dogs chronicles the heroic efforts of CNN Man of the Year and best selling author Pen Farthing (One Dog at a Time) and his Nowzad team in their gallant quest to rescue and improve the lives of animals with no voice but ours.

Mission 1
Saving Dogs

Rescuing and rehabilitating dogs in one of the most dangerous cities in the world and prepare them for their loving forever homes.

Mission 2
Helping Soldiers

Helping soldiers search for their lost battle buddies and reunite with their best four legged friend.

Mission 3
Keeping the Mission Alive

Balancing the struggle of fundraising, supplies and the safety of the team.

Filming in Kabul

Battle Dogs is a television series set against the unpredictable backdrop of Kabul, Afghanistan. Battle Dogs' crew are ready for anything anytime - their “run 'n gun” shooting style is a way of life for them. It’s not easy to shoot in a war zone. Kabul is a dangerous place. The UK travel advisory states, "Multiple threats are issued daily. Terrorist and insurgents conduct frequent and widespread lethal attacks against Afghan National Defence and Security Forces (ANDSF), domestic and international political and civilian targets, and those working in humanitarian fields. There are often threats from high-profile, large-scale attacks in Kabul." Kidnapping is still a serious threat in Afghanistan.

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