Archives: December, 2012

26 Dec
How We Smell

This is a summary of the acceptance speech made by Dr. Linda Buck (Univ. WA) when she accepted the Nobel Prize in 2004 for her work discovering smell receptors in the brain. http://www.lakeforest.edu/live/files/542-pahomovreviewpdf

01 Dec
Medical Experience with Canine Scent Work

As a prequel to my interest in the sport of competitive nosework, I first became fascinated by the olfactory abilities of my Bouvier when: As Clinical Director of the Breast Care Center (Cottage Health System), I was asked by several patients to bring my TDI dogs in to the office while they were receiving chemotherapy.