The nose of service dogs is 50 times more sensitive than that of humans. These olfactory abilities combined with total devotion make this animal an irreplaceable and very effective ally in the field. Police dogs sniff drugs, discover explosives and find missing persons; those of the fire brigade recognize flammable substances; guide dogs accompany the blind every day. These adorable puppies are exceptional, and worthy of wearing the uniform.
Refrain from wanting to pet them, don’t try to pet them, feed them or talk to them. These little men do a serious job that we should all recognize and appreciate. And whether they are policemen, guides or real soldiers, they had a first day of work like us.