Launched into orbit on August Soviet Space dogs Belka and Strelka were the first living creatures to visit space and return alive.
Discover Memorial Museum of Cosmonautics in Moscow, Russia: Museum celebrating the achievements of the Soviet space program.
Belka and Strelka Inside Their Space Capsule, 1960
Taxidermy of Belka and Strelka, Soviet Space Dogs
1961 Old Soviet postcard (from artwork of A.Zavyalov),commemorating Space Dogs Belka and Strelka
SovietEraMuseum Exclusive – Belka and Strelka dogs-cosmonauts
Belka and Strelka press postcard, USSR
Belka Strelka postcard, USSR "This postcard from 1960 shows Belka and Strelka in a photomontage by the artist Sveshnikov. The flags spell out Happy New Year"