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Sniffing out trouble

Original post made on Feb 3, 2012

Dogs may be man's best friend, but for some Tri-Valley students, in the not-too-distant future, they may be anything but. The Pleasanton school board has approved a plan to allow drug detection dogs to do scent searches of student and teacher parking lots and gym lockers, although the board held off giving final approval until it finalizes its policy to address the issue.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Thursday, February 2, 2012, 7:36 PM

Comments (2)

Posted by cardinal, a resident of Diablo
on Feb 3, 2012 at 9:43 am

They're making those poor canines sniff HS kids' Lockers??! Back in the day, that would have been considered animal cruelty. Unless time-honored teenage hygiene habits have changed dramatically, those pups oughta at least get hazardous duty biscuits.

Man, tough week for dogs!


Posted by David, a resident of San Ramon
on Feb 3, 2012 at 7:30 pm

Ahhhhh public school trash and their drugs!


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