Related Program: This American Life Animal Sacrifice By Matt Bingay • Mar 22, 2014 Related Program: This American Life ShareTwitter Facebook Google+ Email Dog wearing suicide bomb vest, 1943. What animals sacrifice for us, and what we sacrifice for them. Including a story from Susan Orlean about dogs in World War II, and the This American Life staff confronts Ira about his dog, Piney. Listen and learn more here. View the discussion thread.