Woof to Wash: Bark-Activated Washing Machine Lets Service Dogs Take Over on Laundry Day

November 29, 2013 by  
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Service dogs can help people accomplish many tasks – from mountain rescue to saving bee colonies – but until now, they haven’t really been able to help with one of life’s most mundane duties: laundry day. That’s all set to change, as UK-based laundry and cleaning company JTM has developed the world’s first bark-activated washing machine. Now a service dog can load, start and unload a machine without needing any assistance at all! Read the rest of Woof to Wash: Bark-Activated Washing Machine Lets Service Dogs Take Over on Laundry Day Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: accesible laundry machine , bark activated washing machine , JMT service laundry , JMT UK , JMT Woof to Wash , Miele Machines , Miele service laundry , Miele Washing Machine , Miele Woof to Wash , service dog laundry , service dog tools , service dog washing machine , service dogs , service laundry machine , woof activated washing machine , Woof to Wash machine        

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Bazz the Beekeeper’s Dog Sniffs Out Bee Disease in an Adorable Custom Suit

July 15, 2013 by  
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A black labrador named Bazz has joined the global ranks of beekeepers who are fighting to save the world’s pollinators – and he even has an adorable custom suit to protect him on the job. Like Boneco the donkey in Brazil, Bazz does important but dangerous work: his owner, Josh Kennett from Australia, trained him to sniff out American foulbrood disease, an incurable disease that can decimate bee populations if it isn’t detected early. Read the rest of Bazz the Beekeeper’s Dog Sniffs Out Bee Disease in an Adorable Custom Suit Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: agriculture , American foulbrood disease , Animals , Bazz the Beekeeper’s dog , beekeeper’s dog , beekeepers , bees , Environment , News , pollinators , sniffer dog detects bee disease        

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