'Almost 100% accurate': how dogs are used at the airport to detect COVID-19

Researchers conducting a pilot program at Helsinki airport say dogs can identify the virus in seconds, The Guardian writes. Four sniffer dogs have begun work at Helsinki Airport as part of a government-funded pilot scheme that Finnish researchers hope will provide cheap, fast and ...

10-year-old boy from Ohio raised $ 315 thousand for body armor for police dogs

When 10-year-old Brady Snakowski learned that police dogs are not given body armor, he realized that he had to do something about it and decided to raise money to help, writes CNN. He watched the show with his family almost two years ago and noticed ...

Trained dogs can detect coronavirus with 94% accuracy: research

Dogs have odor receptors 10 times more powerful and accurate than humans. This allows certain trained dogs to detect diseases such as cancer, malaria and viral infections. Writes about this CNBC. According to German researchers, specially trained ...

Personal experience: in the USA, even a dog can be put under house arrest

One of the arguments of supporters of the idea of ​​disbanding or reducing funding for the police, which is now actively discussed in American society, is that law enforcement performs many functions in communities. In an article in the Washington Post, a fan of the idea, Georgetown University law professor Christie ...

Scientists: dogs can detect COVID-19 in humans almost as accurately as tests

Finnish scientists, who found that dogs find COVID-19 by smell, are enthusiastic in the scientific community, while others are skeptical about a study by Finnish scientists. Although everyone knows about the acute instincts of dogs, DW writes. The authors of the new study were specialists from the University of Helsinki: they were the first to start ...

How chewing gum, ice cream or toothpaste can kill your dog

An American couple warns pet owners that xylitol (Xylitol), found in chewing gum and other foods found in every home, can kill animals. Their six year old dog died due to liver failure, swallowing gum. Corey and Chris Clark say ...

The American lost his arms and legs due to dog saliva: doctors told who is at risk

When Greg Manteuffel is upset or feeling depressed, she sits down next to him. At night, she sleeps under his covers. At dinner, she sits next to him, knowing that he will throw something to her. It contradicts the stereotype of the evil pit bull. "We love…

Comforted with music and cartoons: in the Bahamas a woman saved 97 dogs from Hurricane Dorian. A PHOTO

Nassau resident Shella Phillips sheltered 97 dogs. Thus, she saved them from the hurricane Dorian, which passed through the Bahamas. “This is insanity that lasts from last night. [Dogs] poop and pee nonstop. At least they don’t touch mine ...

Swimming in the pond can be dangerous for animals: three dogs died after a walk in North Carolina

Three dogs died after walking near a pond in North Carolina, where they were poisoned by toxic algae. According to their owners, the animals died within a few hours after visiting the reservoir, writes the New York Post. Melissa Martin and Denise Mintz said that in the evening ...

Main expenses for keeping pets in the USA

If you decide to succumb to the entreaties of children and still have a pet, then you need to understand how much it will cost. It does not matter whether you take the animal from a local shelter or buy from a breeder. In addition to the main costs - on ...

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