Meet the "Dog Heroes" at the 9/11 Memorial & Museum in New York City
In the aftermath of the 9/11 attacks, hundreds of dogs served had a crucial role in the search for survivors, and for victims’ remains. Now these heroes and their teams are getting their do in an exhibition at the 9/11 Memorial Museum.
“Putting the photographs together is what makes this exhibit special,” said Amy Weinstein, the museum’s oral historian, who curated the show.
Their contribution to the massive rescue and recovery effort was vital.
“On the 11th, we saw the value of the dogs. We saw that there was nothing as effective as the dogs for searching wide areas, for clearing spaces,” says Dr. Cynthia Otto, executive director of the University of Pennsylvania’s Penn Vet Working Dog Center. “Their ability to recognize odors, respond to odors, to trace the source of an odor is phenomenal.”
You've probably noticed that some dogs like to sit up straight like humans, for reasons that remain a mystery to us. The dogs from our article also decided that they were tired of sitting and lying like normal dogs and showed all their eccentricity, this is real fun.
1. "My puppy has taken such a strange position that it's hard for me to describe it."
2. "I saw my dog sitting on the stairs just like a man. His butt was on the step, and his paws were next to each other."
3. "Hmmm, my dog is weird."
4. "My favorite girl loves to sit on the stairs, but not like dogs do. This time she added an accessory to her look."
5. "I photographed my dog in this weird pose. Its hind legs are relaxed and the front legs are ready to run at any second."
6. "Only in this position my puppy Peach can sleep sweetly and soundly"
7. "This is how she sleeps"
8.This dog seems to be learning yoga
9. "She really likes to lie like that."
10. "The way he likes to sit on the stairs and reflect on life ..."
11. "My dog loves to sit on the windowsill and look out the window. True, she does it in a weird way."
12. "This is not a cat, but my Dalmatian who likes to lie with his paws tucked in."
13. "I think I got a cat, not a dog."
14.Are you okay buddy?
15. "My pug is a funny little creature"
16. "This is a moped and he's weird"
17. "She sits there and judges me."
18. "I can never understand my dog"
19. "He slept in this position for about 30 minutes. Haha, I love my best friend."
20. There is no better pillow than your friend.
Dogs performed many important operations, which contributed to the salvation of soldiers in the war. About what operations were assigned to animals Bemorepanda is ready to surprise you.
Intelligence activities could not do without dogs: dogs escorted scouts behind enemy lines, avoiding ambushes, traps and other secrets of the battlefield.
Animals worthily performed the work of watchmen, soundlessly indicating the appearance on the horizon of the enemy by pulling a leash and turning the body in the right direction.
Known merits of dogs in the field of sabotage. So they caused the enemy some logistic problems, undermining bridges and trains. In addition, the four-legged gave their lives to inflict heavy damage on enemy war machines.
Specially trained dogs, during the war, sought out seriously wounded soldiers in hard-to-reach places and brought orderlies to them.
The difficult situation greatly complicated the usual communication, so dogs were used to convey reports. For all the time they delivered more than 120,000 reports and paved 8,000 km of telephone wire.
The task of no less importance is to find an explosive device planted by the enemy, which the four-legged animals did very well.
The internet is full of funny videos about dogs, puppies and new content is being uploaded to social media every single day. According to Android Authority, people watch over 5 billion of hours every single day on YouTube while the number of videos uploaded per minute is close to 500 hours.
With such a popular demand, Bemorepanda continues to pick the latest, must-see clips with cute and hilarious dogs from around the world that will put a smile on your face.
Here is a list of top 10 funniest videos for October that are going viral on Instagram:
1 The fact that the dogs know what to do is mind blowing
2 Come and play with me
3 Don’t panic! Just keep swimming
4 Younger siblings are forever annoying
5 What does this button do? 😂
6 Who doesn’t love a cute corgi?
7 You can tell that its Weekend time for this adorable Chihuahua
8 Can I please have a kiss?