This article's purpose is to examine the strengths and weaknesses of mine-detection dogs in different environments. The experiments employed a total of 39 dogs in Afghanistan between October 2002 and July 2003. The results are discussed here.
Sargisson, Rebecca; McLean, Ian; Brown, Jennifer; and Bach, Håvard
"Environmental Determinants of Landmine Detection by Dogs: Findings From a Large-scale Study in Afghanistan,"
Journal of Conventional Weapons Destruction: Vol. 16
, Article 32.
Available at: http://commons.lib.jmu.edu/cisr-journal/vol16/iss2/32