Article | June 15, 2018

Sniffer Dogs Now Being Used To Detect Water Main Leaks

Source: KLa Systems
Sniffer Dogs Now Being Used To Detect Water Main Leaks

Sniffer dogs have been used for a while in the oil and gas industry to find leaks. But recently, dogs have begun to be used to find leaks in water mains.

United Utilities, a water company that covers the North West of England, has begun using Snipe, a 16-month old Cocker Spaniel stray rescued in Ireland to help pinpoint leaks in rural areas where the water does not typically show on the surface.

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