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How Cat Hairs Crack Stubborn Crime Cases

Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, cats, DNA )

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Look what the cat dragged in. Few people knew about a British university's cat DNA database until it helped convict a man of manslaughter.

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Sheila D (194)
Thursday August 22, 2013, 11:37 am
There was an episode of CST (I think) that convicted someone because of the cat or dog hairs they tested. I thought it would be great if we really could do that...we can.
Now the US should start a database for dogs and cats.

Betty Kelly (4)
Thursday August 22, 2013, 6:10 pm
Another reason to love animals; this time Cats spicifically.

Vivian B (169)
Thursday August 22, 2013, 7:37 pm
How cool! And another one gets caught!

Diane K (134)
Thursday August 22, 2013, 8:06 pm
That is interesting. thanks, Cher

Ruth C (87)
Friday August 23, 2013, 7:29 am
Because of a kitty they caught the murderer.

S J (130)
Friday August 23, 2013, 5:26 pm
Noted, thanks Cher

Sara P (54)
Tuesday August 27, 2013, 10:52 am
Thanks for sharing Cher :)
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