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Improving Dogs’ Ability to Detect Explosives

Training of dogs to recognise explosives could be quicker and more effective following research by animal behaviour experts. The Office of Naval Research(ONR) in the U.S. has enlisted the expertise of academics from the University of Lincoln, U.K., to improve the training of search dogs. Explosive search dogs are usually trained to alert handlers to… read more