Working Dogs Can Sniff Out Flaws In Whisky And Wine Barrels

Those who have spent time at whiskey distilleries in the past may have run into a furry friend or two – hardworking distillery cats that roam the hunt for rodents attracted by barley. Although the role of this moulting may have changed over the years, some gained fame beyond their lifespan through naming rights to… Continue reading Working Dogs Can Sniff Out Flaws In Whisky And Wine Barrels

K-9 retire marijuana legalization dog sniff drugs

RICHMOND, VA. – In states where marijuana has been legalized, asking dogs to follow their noses no longer works. As Virginia prepares to legalize adult possession of up to an ounce of marijuana on July 1, drug-sniffing police dogs across the state are being forced into early retirement, following a trend in other states where… Continue reading K-9 retire marijuana legalization dog sniff drugs

Global corps of dogs being trained to sniff out COVID-19

BANGKOK – Bobby was a good boy. Bravo too. Angel was a good girl, and when she sat with her furry hindquarters sliding a bit on the tile floor, she lifted a paw for emphasis, as if to say it’s that cotton ball that my sharp nose identified and that smells like COVID -19 “The… Continue reading Global corps of dogs being trained to sniff out COVID-19