The Paradogs

I think this can be pretty much submitted without comment: Der Spiegel has an article on the dogs who parachuted into Normandy with the British 6th Airborne Division on D-Day:

Bing and the other dogs proved to be very useful, especially for locating mines and booby traps. “They would sniff excitedly over it for a few seconds and then sit down looking back at the handler with a quaint mixture of smugness and expectancy,” [one soldier] wrote, noting that the dogs would then be rewarded with a treat. “The dogs also helped on patrols by sniffing out enemy positions and personnel, hence saving many Allied lives,” he added.

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