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Bug patrol: (Above) Luke, a 4-year-old border collie, leads his handler, Andrei Piskoun, and Sean Tovar on a search for bedbugs in a building owned by Oak Park Residence Corporation. The management group hires Canine Detection and Inspection Services, based in Palos Park, after each apartment is vacated. No bugs were found on this search. (DAVID PIERINI/Staff Photographer)
Halloweensy: Bedbugs looks like apple seeds and dogs can be trained to detect their scent at all stages of life. This screened vial with bedbugs is used to train dogs. (DAVID PIERINI/Staff Photographer)
Luke is alert as a handler hides a small container carrying a bedbug. Luke repeatedly circles an area to signal to his handler he has picked up the scent of bedbugs. (DAVID PIERINI/Staff Photographer)