This Dog's Nose Saves Bees

January 14, 2015 - Klinker is a one-of-a-kind dog. She's the only dog in the U.S. certified to detect a damaging bacteria in beehives. Along with her handler, Bill Troup, she inspects up to a thousand honeybee colonies a day for the contagious and lethal bacteria called American foulbrood.

01:32 - Image courtesy of Rob Snyder at The Bee Informed Partnership
01:36 - Image courtesy of Virginia Williams at USDA Agriculture Research Service
01:39 - Image courtesy of Shawn Caza at
01:54 - Image courtesy of Jrmgkia, Wikimedia Commons