Heidi is a three year old, English Beagle similar in appearance to the Foxhound but smaller, with shorter legs and longer, softer ears. Heidi is a scent hound, developed primarily for tracking hare, rabbit, and other game. She has a keen sense of smell and tracking instinct that makes her a great Bedbug Detection Dog. Specialized training assures that Heidi will have cutting-edge technology and the latest trend in bedbug inspection. Heidi has been tested and certified in detecting and pinpointing sources of bedbugs. Heidi has a microchip and comes with the state required health certificates.
Bedbugs have the ability to live and hide in places we can’t see. Even if we did discover their nests, seeing their tiny eggs with the naked eye is virtually impossible.
Bedbugs are unwelcome guests in homes, apartments, hotels, motels, dormitories and shelters. They have the ability to live and hide in places we can’t see. Even if we did discover their nests, seeing their tiny eggs with the naked eye is impossible.
Dogs, however, have the unique ability to "sniff" out the eggs in the same way they can detect drugs or bombs.This ability is referred to as CSD (Canine Scent Detection), which gives their trainers a simple sign to confirm a discovery. Bedbug Dogs have the unique ability to be able to find a single bedbug, which gives us an advantage in the war against bedbugs.