Cypress, Texas: Bretagne: Last 9/11 WTC Search Dog

Bronze statue of Bretagne, a Golden Retriever who was the last surviving rescue dog to search the World Trade Center rubble after 9/11.
Address:
15110 Mason Rd, Cypress, TX
Directions:
On the northeast corner of Cypresswood Drive and Mason Rd. Park in the Walgreens parking lot.
Save to My Sights

Visitor Tips and News About Bretagne: Last 9/11 WTC Search Dog

Reports and tips from RoadsideAmerica.com visitors and Roadside America mobile tipsters. Some tips may not be verified. Submit your own tip.

Last Search Dog.

Bretagne: Twin Towers Dog

Memorial is to a service dog named Bretagne (pronounced Brit-an-nee), a Golden Retriever, who assisted in the search and rescue efforts after the attacks of 9/11. Bretagne and her handler were also deployed to the sites of numerous hurricanes, floods, and other search missions.

Bretagne retired in 2009 and served as a "reading dog" at a local elementary school. She passed away just shy of her 17th birthday in June 2016. Bretagne was the last surviving disaster search dog who worked at the World Trade Center following 9/11.

[Valerie Vallot, 09/19/2018]

Nearby Offbeat Places

Horse Grave and StatueHorse Grave and Statue, Spring, TX - 11 mi.
Pickle Man: Pizza Delivery ThingPickle Man: Pizza Delivery Thing, Tomball, TX - 10 mi.
Chummy Statue of Thomas Ball and SpikeChummy Statue of Thomas Ball and Spike, Tomball, TX - 10 mi.
In the region:
Giant Freak Armadillo, Houston, TX - 27 mi.

Latest Tips Across Roadside America

Catch up on the latest discoveries from the road.

Explore Thousands of Oddball Tourist Attractions!

Unique destinations in the U.S. and Canada are our special obsession. Use our attraction recommendation and maps to plan your next road trip.

October 18, 2019

My Sights

My Sights

Map and Plan Your Own Roadside Adventure

Try My Sights

Roadside America app
Roadside Presidents app

Texas Latest Tips and Stories

Latest Visitor Tips

Sight of the Week

Sight of the Week

Mothman Museum, Point Pleasant, West Virginia (Oct 14-20, 2019)

SotW Archive

USA and Canada Tips and Stories

More Sightings

Sightings. Arrives without warning. Leaves no burn marks. A free newsletter from RoadsideAmerica.com. Subscribe now!
RoadsideAmerica.com Hotel & Motel Finder

Special rates for hotels.

Book Now