Support Your Freedom to Speak:
Examining the Dog Phenotype and Genotype to Find the Qualities that Make Up the Best Working Dogs with Jenny Essler
channel image
Finding Genius Podcast
186 Subscribers
Published 3 years ago
Are all dogs made the same? No matter how much you love your furry friend, some dogs may be better suited to certain lifestyles than others.

Listen up to learn:

The range of jobs working dogs are capable of
Why some dogs fail out of work training
Which breeds are best at particular jobs

Jenny Essler, a Postdoctoral Fellow at the Penn Vet Working Dog Center, shares her work developing the traits and finding the best working dogs science can discover.

Dogs are capable of much more than offering a best friend or emotional support animal, which most of us are familiar with. However, if we can identify specific traits, they are fantastic tools for a wide variety of work applications, from bomb-sniffing to cancer detection.

Each breed of dog is proficient in different areas of work, but not every dog is cut out for the job another may be capable of. Since training a working dog can present such a tremendous cost, understanding the genetics of each breed and litter can be a significant advantage.

Visit to learn more.

Episode also available on Apple Podcast:

FREE email alerts of the most important BANNED videos in the world

Get FREE email alerts of the most important BANNED videos in the world that are usually blacklisted by YouTube, Facebook, Google, Twitter and Vimeo. Watch documentaries the techno-fascists don't want you to know even exist. Join the free Brighteon email newsletter. Unsubscribe at any time. 100% privacy protected.

Your privacy is protected. Subscription confirmation required.