Boston museum to protect art with pes...

Boston museum to protect art with pest-sniffing dog

Wednesday Jan 10 Read more: WOI

The museum on Wednesday introduced the newest addition to its staff, a Weimaraner puppy named Riley that will be trained to sniff out insects or other pests that could potentially damage priceless works of art. Deputy Director Katie Getchell tells The Boston Globe that insects are an ongoing concern for museums and there already are existing protocols in place to handle potential infestations.

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