An expert affiliated with the Kennel Club of Pakistan, Kamran Iliyas, says no organisation has the certification or skill to train sniffer
dogs other than the Pakistan Army.
Former Lothian and Borders police officer Jim Rutherford, who spent 26 years as a police dog handler, said: "If someone carrying drugs sees a sniffer
dog, obviously they're likely to try to evade it.
"I then brought the sniffer
dog, which found two kilos of hashish in the boot of the car."
Alix, 24, told the ECHO: "We saw police, the army turning up, they brought out German Shepherd sniffer
dogs and we saw them go onto the plane, then they came back down and started searching all the airport staff.
dogs of the unit took part in 68 operations conducted against the
In 2009, four sniffer
dogs were purchased for this unit and four handlers were also appointed to look after them.
This is where we hope our sniffer
dogs will really come into their own, as their sensitive noses can detect mains water at incredibly low concentrations."
In complete contrast, sniffer
dog training starts with chasing and retrieving a rubber ball or a Kong.
More than 20 sniffer
dogs of the K9 department of the police have been involved in the search operation to find the boy.
dog has since been withdrawn from service.
sent the WC-135 Constant Phoenix, sometimes called a "nuclear sniffer
," which reportedly has landed at Surrey airbase in the U.K.
Two held with help of sniffer
dogs after killing a man: Two persons were held by the political administration with help of sniffer
dogs after they allegedly killed a man and injuring another in Upper Kurram Agency on Tuesday.