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In a May 27, 2011 photo, Shelby, a 1-year-old Jack Russel terrier and beagle mix

Dog sniffs out bugs for Duluth pest-control firm


DULUTH, Minn. (AP) — A quick round of sniffing, and she had it.

Raising her paw, she tagged the spoke of the wheel that contained a hidden vial of bedbugs and looked up at her handler, anticipating her food reward.

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