Published Research Articles

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Anonymous. (2009) A nose for bedbugs. Pest, 10-11.

Anonymous. (2010) Finding bedbugs. Are dogs better than people? Pest, 18-19.

Anonymous. (2011) Bedbug detection taken to a new ‘remote’ level. Pest, 18-19.

Anonymous. (2011) Dogs get certified. Pest, 23.

Anonymous. (2012) Have dogs will travel. Pest, 23.

Anonymous. (2013) Richard sets-up CimexStore. Pest, 24.

Anonymous. (2015) Bed bug dogs caught in a sting. Pest, 29.

Board, A.F.P.M. (2012) Bed bugs – importance, biology, and control strategies. Technical guide no. 44. Silver Spring, MD: Armed Forces Pest Management Board.

Brazell, C. (2010) Sniffing out bed bugs. Pest Control Technology, 38, 58, 60.

Brisbin, J., I. L. & Austad, S.N. (1991) Testing the individual odour theory of canine olfaction. Animal Behaviour, 42, 63-69.

Browne, C. & Stafford, K.F., R. (2006) The use of scent-detection dogs. Irish Veterinary Journal, 59, 97-104.

Boase, C. & Naylor, R. (2014) Bed bug management.

Cooper, R. (2007) Are bed bug dogs up to snuff? Pest Control, 49-51.

Cooper, R. (2007) Four-legged bed bug detectives. Pest Control Technology, 35, 76-78.

Cooper, R., Wang, C. & Narinderpal, S. (2014) Accuracy of trained canines for detecting bed bugs (Hemiptera: Cimicidae). Journal of Economic Entomology, 107, 2171-2181.

Furton, K.G. & Myers, L.J. (2001) The scientific foundation and efficacy of the use of canines as chemical detectors for explosives. Talanta, 54, 487-500.

Pfiester, M., Koehler, P.G. & Pereira, R.M. (2008) Ability of bed bug-detecting canines to locate live bed bugs and viable bed bug eggs. Journal of Economic Entomology, 101, 1389-1396.

Potter, M.F. (2012) Bed bugs. University of Kentucky: University of Kentucky.

Rambo, G.W. (2007) Should PCO’s go to the dogs? Pest Control Technology, 35.

Röck, F., Barsan, N. & Weimar, U. (2008) Electronic nose: Current status and future trends. Chemical Reviews, 108, 705-725.

Vaidyanathan, R. & Feldlaufer, M.F. (2013) Review article: bed bug detection: current technologies and future directions. American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, 88, 619-625.

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