• Short Summary

    French dogs being trained to catch rats in the trenches

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: The Pests of the Trenches

    FRANCE:
    EXT

    Titles: The French Military Authorities have found it necessary to specially train dogs for rat catching.

    (8ft)


    GV. Soldier releases rat from box. Dog sizes it and worries it.

    (17ft)


    SV. Soldier releases rat from box. Rat runs across field chased by dogs.

    (23ft)


    SV. Dogs sniffing round heap of straw. Soldier lifts straw.

    (29ft)


    GV. Soldier lifts heap of straw rat runs across field chased by dogs. Other dogs sniffing round heap straw.

    (44ft)


    France, Animals - Domestic

    dog, canine, dog training, canines
    Background: French dogs being trained to catch rats in the trenches

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA81CO5EWTL0S8MI86UBVDD2V3M
    Media URN:
    VLVA81CO5EWTL0S8MI86UBVDD2V3M
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont Graphic Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    19/10/1916
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MP4
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:24:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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