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Sniffing Out Crime: Arson Dogs Are a Firefighter's Best Friend


Offbeat  (tags: animals, dogs, news, pets )

Carlene
- 832 days ago - today.com
A dog searching through the charred remains of a burned building can sniff out traces of gasoline just as easily as a human can smell a slice of pizza. And now those talented noses are helping arson investigators solve big crimes.



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pam w. (138)
Wednesday January 22, 2014, 6:43 am
Dogs are the best things we've ever domesticated!
 

Penny C. (85)
Wednesday January 22, 2014, 7:56 am
I agree with Pam.Dogs are so awesome.Thanks Carlene.
 

Sandi C. (188)
Wednesday January 22, 2014, 3:30 pm
These Dogs are Awesome.
 

DaleLovesOttawa O. (198)
Wednesday January 22, 2014, 8:22 pm
Dogs have marvellous gifts that can do many amazing things!.

$700 million a year in damages caused by arson, that is a lot of crime.
 

Connie O. (49)
Thursday January 23, 2014, 1:18 pm
So wonderful! ty for posting.
 

Ilona V. (0)
Sunday February 2, 2014, 3:15 pm
They are simply in every respect the better humans!
 
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