The ability of dogs to recognize and cross-match human odours.

Abstract

The Dutch police use specially trained dogs, Canis familiaris, to identify criminals from scented objects left at the scene of the crime. As part of a study of the reliability of these identifications, experiments were performed to evaluate whether these dogs could match scents collected from different parts of the body. Dutch police dogs are capable of… (More)

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@article{Schoon1994TheAO, title={The ability of dogs to recognize and cross-match human odours.}, author={G A A Schoon and J.C.A. de Bruin}, journal={Forensic science international}, year={1994}, volume={69 2}, pages={111-8} }