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Military animals

Julie Murray

Military animals

by Julie Murray

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  • 37 Currently reading

Published by ABDO Pub. in Edina, Minn .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Animals -- War use -- Juvenile literature

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJulie Murray.
    GenreJuvenile literature.
    SeriesGoing to work--animal edition
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsUH87 .M87 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22658099M
    ISBN 109781604535624
    LC Control Number2008043604

    Wojtek the Soldier Bear survived the war and moved to the Edinburgh Zoo, which is apparently the go-to home for military animals of all countries. His legacy lives on in the official emblem of the Polish 22nd Transport Company: a bear carrying an artillery shell. This book by the Department of Defense contains thorough information on training military working dogs, including: behavior modification, legal aspects in detector dog use, kennel facilities, safety, and even administrative record keeping. Chapter 7 is "The Military Working Dog Program." The War Animals by Robert E. Lubow ISBN: Author: Stefanie S. Pearlman.

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    Military Animals And The History Behind Them Words | 5 Pages. Military Animals and the History Behind Them Meet Lex L Lex is a Belgian Malinois and is part of an extraordinary team. She lives, works, and spends every hour of the day with her handler and best friend, Sergeant Mark Vierig. Together, Vierig and Lex make a rare type of team. Military groups also used dogs and other animals as mascots, such as a koala bear that was used by a group of Australian soldiers. A Canadian officer brought a black bear named Winnipeg to England in , but instead of making her experience the action of .


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Readers will learn about the historical use of military animals, including camels used for transportation. Military photographs show that individual soldiers also had their own pets.

A few men smuggled them from the United States, but more often soldiers' pets were local animals left homeless by the war.

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The Army, the Navy, the Air Force, the Marines, and the Coast Guard all use military working animals. The military’s use of animals depends on the mission. Dogs are used for security, law enforcement, combat tracking, and explosives and narcotics detection, while horses were primarily used for cavalry in the past, but are now used more for.Books about military service dogs & therapy dogs (for kids & adults) Benita Koeman of Operation We Are Here is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to Military Animals with Dog Tags | Everyone knows that soldiers entered battlefields on horseback, but did you know that some warriors rode elephants into combat?

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