Dogs' Keen Noses Amaze Scientists

Reporter: Kathy Lynn Gray
Source: The Columbus Dispatch

Wednesday April 3, 2013


His tail wagging and his eyes on high alert, the dog poked his nose into the nooks and crannies of a Battelle warehouse yesterday.

When his handler tapped the top of a cabinet, he stretched up for a sniff, then dropped back onto all fours to continue his search. Suddenly, after a long sniff in one area, he plopped into a sitting position and waited.

“Good boy!” Officer Bryan Thompson praised as he fished a rubber toy out of his pocket and tossed it to Duran, one of two bomb-sniffing dogs with Ohio State University’s police department."

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