TAMUCC embarks on study to train K9’s to detect oil spills on Gulf Coast beaches

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With the right training, canines are able to detect many things that can keep us out of harms way.

Everything from drugs to weapons and even missing people, but two canines with Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi are able to detect crude oil on our beaches.

Bin is a German shorthair pointer, and while he is a good boy, he is also the only dog in the world with the training to sniff out “new” crude oil on Gulf Coast beaches. 

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