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From Fire Hydrants To Rescue Work, Dogs Perceive The World Through Smell

October 4th, 2016

Episode 519 of 535 episodes

Dogs can sniff out people, drugs, bombs, cancer, time of day, oncoming storms and much more. In her new book Being A Dog, Alexandra Horowitz explores the mysteries and mechanics of canine noses.