Chesty, Marine Corps Mascot

Chesty, the future U.S. Marine Corps mascot, sits on the red carpet in front of the Home of the Commandants during a visit to Marine Barracks in Washington, D.C., on Feb. 14. Chesty, a 9-week-old pedigreed English bulldog, will soon become the Marine Corps mascot after completing obedience and recruit training. After training, the young puppy will earn the title Marine, joining the ranks of his well-known predecessors.
Chesty, the future U.S. Marine Corps mascot, sits on the red carpet in front of the Home of the Commandants during a visit to Marine Barracks in Washington, D.C., on Feb. 14. Chesty, a 9-week-old pedigreed English bulldog, will soon become the Marine Corps mascot after completing obedience and recruit training. After training, the young puppy will earn the title Marine, joining the ranks of his well-known predecessors.