MagazineMay 11, 2011
On their recent mission to kill Osama Bin Laden Team 6 of the US Navy SEALS took along guns, protective gear, nightvision goggles and a whole host of other gadgets to get the job done. They also brought one important instrument that doesn't run on batteries or bullets, but on dog food. A dog of war.
U.S. soldiers from the Second Stryker Cavalry Regiment rest next dogs trained to sniff for explosives at the Diyala media center in Diyala province August 6, 2008. REUTERS/Andrea Comas