Super nose for superbugs: Canadian hospital hires C. diff-sniffing dog

From Becker’s:

On four legs and covered in fur, Angus isn’t the typical hospital employee. But the two-year-old English springer spaniel is working at Vancouver General Hospital in Canada to stop the spread of Clostridium difficile.

Angus has been trained to detect reservoirs of C. diff. He started working at the Vancouver hospital this month.

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