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  • Three Army dogs die after being given poisoned flea-killer by mistake (UK)

    07/21/2013 6:18:01 AM PDT · by Innovative · 14 replies
    UK Telegraph ^ | July 19, 2013 | Daniel Johnson
    Eighteen Alsatian bomb-sniffers were poisoned with an anti-tic treatment which is meant to go on the animals’ backs. " A source told The Sun that the dogs died in “horrific circumstances" after the lethal toxin was put in their food at the Army kennels in Melton Mowbray, Leicestershire. Fifteen of the canines made a full recovery but three died. The RSPCA called for an urgent investigation.
  • Scent-Killing Machine Could Be Sweet Choice for Terrorists

    04/22/2010 2:17:03 PM PDT · by Doogle · 23 replies · 623+ views
    FOX NEWS ^ | 04/22/10 | Jana Winter
    Would-be homicide bombers looking to skirt the keen noses of bomb-sniffing dogs can find everything they need at their local hunting store. There, for about $300, they can buy a compact ozone machine that hunters use to mask human smells. It's a fairly low-tech device that will enable them to walk undetected past the K-9 units stationed to sniff out explosives at airports, train stations and bus depots.
  • Oh the Irony: Bomb-sniffing dogs on Vancouver transit worry Muslim leader

    12/11/2009 11:22:00 AM PST · by LSUfan · 20 replies · 1,359+ views
    Terror Trends Bulletin ^ | 11 Dec 09 | Terrortrends
    Over the years, Islamic jihadist terrorists claiming to act in the name of Islam have targeted mass transit systems around the world. No doubt because of this history, security authorities in Vancouver, British Columbia in Canada are taking appropriate measures to guard against such an attack, especially during the upcoming Olympic Games to be held there. The transit police in Vancouver are planning on using specially-trained bomb-sniffing dogs to detect explosive devices in the Vancouver transit system. So what does a local Muslim leader in Vancouver, Shawket Hassan, have to say about all this? He is “worried” about bomb sniffing...