The cruelty of using horses in ww1
In ww1, horses had to haul supplies.
Horses in ww1 were used to haul huge artillery,machine guns, tear gas, barbed wire.
They had great traditional value in hauling men.
Horses also had a dirty environment. That caused them to have diseases.
During this time approximately one million horses died and half a million were injured.
In the book ( all quiet on the western front) they heard crying. New it coulnt be men because of the crys. The horses were wounded. They couldnt even beleave the mouaning from the horses.