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German Bundeswehr army soldiers gather behind a dog called Gina in their recreation area inside the German army camp in Toloqan

German Bundeswehr army soldiers of the International Security Assistance Force (ISAF) gather behind a dog called Gina in their recreation area inside the German army camp in Toloqan, west of Kunduz, May 2, 2010. REUTERS/Fabrizio Bensch (AFGHANISTAN - Tags: MILITARY)

Animals in war zones

Animals are often neglected casualties of war and conflict zones caught in the daily crossfire and bombings, many injured or killed with no outlets or refuge.