Sergeant Stubby

Conflict: World War I

In the spring of 1917, a small brindled puppy of indeterminate breeding wandered into a training session of the 102nd Infantry at Yale University. The dog—soon named Stubby for his short tail—made friends with the soldiers and became their unofficial … Continue reading

Vietnam Veterinarians

Conflict: Vietnam

When thinking of those who served during the Vietnam War, veterinarians aren’t usually the first group to come to mind. Yet these men were crucial in maintaining the health of the war dogs used for sentry, scout, and guard duty … Continue reading