The tradition of hunting for truffles

The tradition of hunting for truffles

Our farm dog, Barry is a Kelpie and is 4 years of age, Barry was sent away to be trained when he was 3 when he had reached the maturity to concentrate on the task at hand. Barry loves to work and please and is ball obsessed, during the hunt Barry is treated with cheese and gets lots of ball play after work.  Unfortunately, he also loves lots of pats so we need to let him finish work before he is spoilt. You may not realise that all breed of dogs have the same ability to smell, which is hundreds of times better than us humans, due to the fact that their noses contain approx. 300 million olfactory receptors.

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    Once you start with truffles and discover just how delightful and easy they are, you’ll want to keep searching for more recipes.
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