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War messenger dog in the front area swimming across a canal to reach its master and deliver a message

War messenger dog in the front area swimming across a canal to reach its master and deliver a message Image by National Library of Scotland Messenger dog paddling across a canal to reach its handler, in France, during World War I. The dog pictured swimming across this canal worked as a messenger dog in the […]

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Dog delivering a message, a shell hole being used as a temporary post

Dog delivering a message, a shell hole being used as a temporary post Image by National Library of Scotland Messenger dog bringing a message to soldiers in a shell hole in France, during World War I. A dog-handler unfastening the collar of a messenger dog, so as to read the message that has been sent […]

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Messenger dog base just behind the line

Messenger dog base just behind the line Image by National Library of Scotland Messenger dogs on parade outside their kennels, in France, during World War I. Messenger dogs and their handlers stand beside some kennels close to the front line. Rolled up messages placed inside waterproof containers would have been attached to the collars of […]

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