Poop Detectives

Poop Detectives

Working Dogs in the Field

Paperback - 2016
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How can dogs that sniff for excrement, urine, vomit, and mucus help protect animals from extinction? Scat-detection dogs like Wicket, Tucker, and Orbee are conservation heroes and pioneers in a cutting-edge field of science. Canine detectives use their super sense of smell to locate the scat of target animals. From loose bear dung to gooey whale poop, scat can tell scientists valuable information about an animal's sex, age, diet, and health all without harming the animal or endangering the researcher.
Publisher: Watertown, MA : Charlesbridge, [2016]
ISBN: 9781580896504
1580896502
9781607347675
9781607346500
Characteristics: 80 pages : color illustrations ; 23 x 29 cm

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ArapahoeStaff2 Mar 10, 2017

Not only is this topic going to capture the attention of any child, this book also features cool pictures, cute dogs, and lots of interesting facts. I'd recommend to any science or animal fan.

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