Dozens of Covid sniffer dogs now working at airports in Dubai and Miami

The first ever full-time deployments of Covid-detecting dogs at an airport has begun in Dubai. The United Arab Emirates now has 38 medical detection dogs, which can identify infected people with 98.2 per cent accuracy, working at its airports. A team including German Shepherds, Labradors, Cocker Spaniels and Border Collies are able to carry out 30-40 tests a day each, […]

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Sniffer dogs pick up handlers 'unconscious bias' Prison Service warns

Sniffer dogs can pick up on their handlers ‘unconscious bias’ if they hold prejudiced beliefs, Prison Service warns Prison Service guide warned dogs could detect handlers’ ‘unconscious biases’ The advice came from 116-page research document from University of California The study claims sniffer dogs can detect prejudices based on body language Sniffer dogs may have the potential to tell whether […]

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Jane Lynch on Why She Gives Her Dogs Human Names: 'I Knew I Wasn't Going to Have Kids'

https://www.youtube.com/embed/cNdBeZdZeZs Forget Fido! Jane Lynch is sticking with human monikers when it comes to naming her pets. While appearing virtually as a guest on The Tonight Show on Monday evening, the 60-year-old actress bonded with host Jimmy Fallon about how they both have dogs with more humanistic names, before the former Glee star reflected on the names she has given […]

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California Husky Dog Adopted and Returned 7 Times Still Looking for the Perfect Forever Home

https://www.youtube.com/embed/KpKNxbMpFEg Houdini the Husky is ready to disappear from his animal shelter for good. The 3-year-old pup, who has been adopted and returned to a San Diego County Department of Animal Services (DAS) shelter a total of seven times, is still looking for his forever home, DAS said in a news release last month. Officials say that Houdini, who has […]

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