10 Unusual Dog Jobs

10 Unusual Dog Jobs

You know about the dogs who are trained to herd (Harry is a herder), and those dogs who hunt moles. The Chow Chow was and raised to be a guard dog. Here are some unusual dog jobs you might find entertaining. 

  1. Truffle Hunter: Dogs are trained to sniff out truffles, a type of valuable fungus that grows underground, often in forests in Europe.
  2. Conservation Dog: These dogs are trained to track and locate endangered species or invasive species, helping scientists in conservation efforts.
  3. Bed Bug Sniffer: Dogs can be trained to detect the scent of bed bugs in homes, hotels, and other buildings, often more effectively than human inspectors.
  4. Cadaver Dog: Used by law enforcement and search-and-rescue teams, these dogs are trained to locate human remains.
  5. Cancer Detection Dog: Some dogs can be trained to detect cancer in humans by smelling samples of breath, urine, or skin.
  6. Seizure Alert Dog: These dogs are trained to recognize the signs of an impending seizure in their owners and can alert them or get help.
  7. Whale Scat Detector: These dogs are trained to locate whale feces in the ocean, which researchers use to study the health and diet of whales.
  8. Trained Circus Performer: Some dogs perform tricks and acts in circus shows, entertaining audiences with their agility and intelligence.
  9. Avalanche Rescue Dog: These dogs are trained to find and rescue people buried in snow after an avalanche.
  10. Electronic Scent Detection Dog: Trained to detect the scent of electronic devices, these dogs help law enforcement find hidden electronics, such as USB drives or cell phones, during investigations.

Hopefully, you found a dog job that you've never heard of before. I don't even know how #7 is even done! (If you want to know ... here's the link! https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/news/meet-eba-a-dog-whose-job-is-to-sniffs-out-whale-poop/)

Here's to dogs who work! Your's works hard to bring you the most enjoyment, so honor them with a personalized gift. From wall art to t-shirts to coffee mugs, let's celebrate our fav furry friends. 

Please share this post with your friends! Leave me a comment if your dog has an awesome job. 

Personalized Dog Wall Art Pet Canvas Custom Dog Art

Personalized Dog Wall Art Pet Canvas Custom Dog Art

Personalized Dog Wall Art Pet Canvas Custom Dog Art

 

Personalized Dog Wall Art Pet Canvas Custom Dog Art

Personalized Dog Wall Art Pet Canvas Custom Dog Art

Personalized Dog Wall Art Pet Canvas Custom Dog Art

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