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Bed bug sniffing dogs abound

March 11, 2009

Dog Nose Originally uploaded by jason044 The dog’s nose is a potentially powerful tool in the fight against bed bugs. It’s a war where the enemy is notoriously stealthy. We need all the help we can get. Bed bug canines are always popular in the news media. Like some other bed bug-related services (such as […]

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Hotel housekeeping staff offered $25 bounty per head on bed bugs

April 4, 2008

The Las Vegas Sun reports that the Tropicana has offered staff $25 for each live bed bug they find and capture. The owners of the embattled Tropicana hotel have placed a bounty on bedbugs, offering housekeepers $25 a pop for each one brought in alive. The offer was posted in the hotel’s housekeeping offices, raising […]

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Unlucky in Vegas

March 4, 2008

Originally uploaded by crazy cat collector This photo by crazy cat collector has the caption: Some of the bed bug bites I got while staying at the Las Vegas Hilton.

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