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Sniffer dogs : how dogs (and their noses) save the world

Call Number

  • J 636.7088 CAST (CEN, EAS, OSH)

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Publication Information

Boston ; New York : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, [2014]

Physical Description

154 pages : color illustrations ; 21 cm

Audience

Grades 4 to 6.

Summary

"Readers will discover how detection dogs are able to use their noses to find everything from people, both alive and dead, to explosives to ... whale poop. These working dogs work to please, work to play, and work for love."--

Contents

  • Best friends and heroes
  • The science of sniffing
  • Live-find sniffers
  • Bone sniffers
  • Sniffing out explosives, narcotics, and other bad stuff
  • Eco sniffers
  • Medical sniffers
  • Wag more.

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