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From The CDC

From The CDC

Global Health - Division of Parasitic Diseases and Malaria. “Bed Bug FAQs” CDC Posted January 10, 2013, Re-Posted Dec. 29, 2015 "What are bed bugs? Bed bugs (Cimex lectularius) are small, flat, parasitic insects that feed solely on the blood of people and animals...

Best Noses

Best Noses

by Cheryl Lock. “15 Breeds with the best sense of smell” Pet360 Re-Posted Dec. 29, 2015 "When it comes to dogs, they have a lot of talents that are pretty impressive, and their sense of smell is right up there. We checked with the American Kennel Club to find out –...

Battle Bedbugs

Battle Bedbugs

Wickenheiser, Matt. “Brunswick business buys beagle to battle bedbugs” Bangor Daily News. Posted May 24, 2011, at 11:10 a.m, Re-Posted Dec. 29, 2015 “Find your B’s,” says Anthony Silva to Sherlock, a young beagle he’s leading through a home they’re inspecting. Silva...

Bug-Sniffing Dog

Bug-Sniffing Dog

Wickenheiser, Matt. “Modern Pest Services Adds Bed Bug-Sniffing Dog” PCT Posted May 6, 2011, Re-Posted Dec. 29, 2015 “With only a handful of detection dogs available in the New England area, the addition of our new bed bug detection dog allows us to ensure the utmost...

Beagle battles bedbugs

Beagle battles bedbugs

Wickenheiser, Matt. “Brunswick business buys beagle to battle bedbugs” Bangor Daily News. Posted May 24, 2011, at 11:10 a.m, Re-Posted Dec. 29, 2015 "There’s demand for dog handlers to deal with the growing problem of bedbugs. Silva is a professional handler and had...

Get To Know: Detection Dogs New England

Get To Know: Detection Dogs New England

Bridge Cape Ann “Get to Know: Detection Dogs New England” Posted Feb 26, 2015, at 8:08p.m, Re-Posted Dec. 29, 2015 Anthony Silva originally started working dogs on a contract for the US Navy as an explosive detection dog handler. Now he owns his own business assisting...

007 canine

007 canine

Isla, Beverly. “Save a Pooch with Beverly Isla, Episode 1” Pet Life Radio. Re-Posted Dec. 29, 2015 "Anthony Silva is known for training dogs, including rescues, to be espionage working dogs. He attended a Bomb Dog school at Vohne Liche Kennels in early 2009 and...