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Saturday, February 9, 2013

Truffle hunting in the Cascade Foothills

Alana McGee pockets a truffle with one hand and gives a bacon treat to Duff with the other after he made a find. Duff is a six-year-old Labrador/golden retriever mix. McGee says that personality is a big factor in training your dog to hunt for truffles. Dogs that are treat and toy motivated find it rewarding to sniff them out.

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