Bomb experts in Kharkiv have plans to apply raccoons instead of dogs searching for bombs, mines and other devices, report Ukrainian media.
"Raccoons instead of dogs. Kharkiv bomb experts suggest to teach engineering reality of these animals. Currently raising a couple of raccoons: their offspring learning to sniff out explosives. Because, declare, that animals born in captivity, it is better trainable ", – reported in the report of the Ukrainian " 5th channel "." I think that we are easy for them to teach. It's a matter of time", - has told the head of the scientific research forensic center of the MIA of Ukraine in Kharkiv region Stanislav Perlin. Video Ukrainian TV channel is available to view with subtitles. Video