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Old 06-11-2007, 10:50 PM
 
Location: Between Here and There
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This story is about a program that trained strays as police dogs. Although they were good drug sniffers they got fired for other reasons.

Randy sniffer dogs get the sack - Yahoo! News (broken link)
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Old 06-12-2007, 05:25 PM
 
Location: The Great State of Arkansas
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Hello, wonder if they thought about getting them neutered? And marking? These are trained dogs that are marking? I mean, boys will be boys....but c'mon, we can train a dog to sniff for drugs but not to pee on the luggage? Hmmm....makes ya wonder, doesn't it?
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Old 06-12-2007, 05:28 PM
 
Location: Alexandria, VA
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Hello, wonder if they thought about getting them neutered? And marking? These are trained dogs that are marking? I mean, boys will be boys....but c'mon, we can train a dog to sniff for drugs but not to pee on the luggage? Hmmm....makes ya wonder, doesn't it?
My DH works with drug sniffing dogs and has never, ever had this issue! So, yeah seems odd.
MBG
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