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Dogs Prove To Be Key In Battle Against Giant African Snails

Animals  (tags: environment, animals, invasive species, humans, habitat )

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More than 128,000 Giant African Land Snails have been found and eradicated in the two years since the highly destructive creatures invaded the Miami-Dade area, .

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Sheila D (28)
Friday August 30, 2013, 10:55 am
Dogs can do so many amazing things; their noses being just one wonderful part of the whole package. Thanks for the article, Cal.

Theodore Shayne (56)
Friday August 30, 2013, 4:45 pm

Susanne R (235)
Friday August 30, 2013, 11:01 pm
Dogs are amazing! Their noses are valuable and complicated scientific instruments that can sniff out drugs, humans under tons of rubble, diseases such as cancer, and even dangerous creatures, as described in the article. It's sad that so many are treated so inhumanely when they're filled with so much love for humans.

Aileen P (40)
Saturday August 31, 2013, 1:52 am
I agree with Susanne R.

Jonathan Harper (0)
Saturday August 31, 2013, 3:14 am
Sounds like a horror movie

Past Member (0)
Saturday August 31, 2013, 3:25 am

Past Member (0)
Saturday August 31, 2013, 3:56 am
So they are quite large, they stink, and they are poisonous I understand the reason for the dog.

Past Member (0)
Saturday August 31, 2013, 4:10 am
One more evidence why we must respect our furry friends

Danuta Watola (1249)
Saturday August 31, 2013, 4:42 am

Ruth C (87)
Saturday August 31, 2013, 6:40 am
All animals have a purpose on this planet!

. (0)
Saturday August 31, 2013, 6:59 am
Very interesting, Cal. Thanks for sharing.
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