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by | 30th, December 2005

‘YOU pay peanuts you get monkeys. So the saying goes. What you pay for is what you get.

So what does £200,000 a year buy you? As the Telegraph reports, for that sum you can hire Keela, a 16-month-old springer spaniel.

Keela spends her days hunting down villains for South Yorkshire Police.

So keen is Keela’s sense of smell that she can sniff blood on clothes even after they have been washed repeatedly in biological powder. What’s more, she can detect blood on weapons that have been cleaned.

As her handler john Ellis explains: “It’s not like looking for a needle in a haystack any more. We have

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