Animal Sacrifice By Matt Bingay • Mar 22, 2014 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. Related Program: This American LifeView the discussion thread.