Dogs at Work

When dogs are on the job, at-risk children, endangered species, even lost cats benefit.

Cody training on the wobbly.
Plus read excerpt of how a SAR dog learns to excel
Sully will move on to different work
Socks worn by infected kids carry telltale odor
Canine 'Aptitude Test' Might Offer Clues
Identification “mistakes” explained
Left: Tobias comforts a child in Parkland, Florida. Right: Sasha supporting a grieving student with her gentle presence.
Golden Retrievers bring comfort and emotional support to Parkland student survivors
Photo © Bill Healy
Navigating cabs, airports and life with a guide dog
Spanish police dog actually does detection work
President George H. W. Bush gets a service dog
Cobra, a 3-year-old Belgian Malinois, is trained to detect laurel wilt-diseased trees before the visible symptoms are seen. Once a diseased tree is identified, the "agri-dog" will sit, indicating a positive alert.
Saving Florida Avocado Groves
Tucker is a favorite staff member
It led to serious tension on the set
Video shows sheep with upper hand
Next step—knowledge of therapy dogs!