The death of Osama bin Laden and the mission to get him have become and will be the biggest news story of the year. In the days following the raid, it was a fascinating time in the news as more and more details were revealed. One of the most interesting articles was about how there was a dog attached to the Navy SEAL unit that carried out the mission. It was amazing to learn that “man’s best friend” has become such an integral part of our military and that dogs’ roles will only grow in the future. Take a look at this PHOTO ESSAY from foreignpolicy.com and be thankful for everything our soldiers do.