By: Marco Carola
Messenger Dogs: In World War I, messenger dogs played a vital role in delivering messages across the battlefield.
Search and Rescue: Dogs have been instrumental in search and rescue operations during wartime, locating wounded soldiers.
Mascots and Companions: Dogs have served as mascots and companions to soldiers, offering comfort, companionship.
Medics: In various conflicts, dogs were trained to assist medics by carrying medical supplies, providing comfort to wounded soldiers.
Detection Dogs: Dogs have been trained to detect explosives, drugs, and other contraband, enhancing security measures on military bases and during combat operations.
Modern Military Dogs: Today, military working dogs (MWDs) are highly trained and play diverse roles.
Tracker Dogs: Tracker dogs have been used to follow the scent of enemies or locate missing individuals.