Heroism and courage is something we usually think belongs primarily to people. However the quality of going above and beyond, often at great risk showing bravery in extraordinary circumstances is also something animals display.

With Anzac Day coming up here are some of the amazing true stories of the many gallant dogs, horses, pigeons, donkeys, pets and mascots who have served with Australia's armed services since the First World War.

 

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BRAIN STRAIN

A needle and thread

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UPDATE: Chopper stood down from missing person search

Premium Content UPDATE: Chopper stood down from missing person search

Emergency services are scouring the coastline

Paramedics called to crash down an embankment on highway

Premium Content Paramedics called to crash down an embankment on highway

Paramedics were called to the scene in Booyal yesterday afternoon.

ROAD TOLL: Police beg motorists to remember the fatal five

Premium Content ROAD TOLL: Police beg motorists to remember the fatal five

Shocking figures show an increase in traffic fatalities around Bundaberg this year.