Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Horses have been used in warfare throughout history and various types of military tasks have been entrusted to these intelligent animals. As large working animals, horses have been the animals of choice until World War II, being employed for transport duties and serving in active combat. Moreover, horses and dogs have been the most widely used military animals. Learn more about war horses as well as their history and training in this book.