No doubt bringing a welcome distraction from the daily fighting, many front line Ukrainian soldiers are accompanied by their dogs, they each sharing the same combat perils. Seen here with his master Alexander, the amusingly named Private Ryan, also known as Paradise, is a plucky Doberman, said to have a few of its own battle scars.
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Dog 1

Dog 3

Written by Glasnost Gone

Just a British chap who doesn't like murdering dictators who go topless.