Treat yourself to a fantastic read by Oakland Magazine’s Erin Caslavka Deinzer:  “Because treats and praise—rather than pheromones—are what tempt dogs to dig for truffles, dogs are enthusiastic yet nonthreatening partners in this culinary “paws-de-deux.” It’s no wonder a well-trained truffle dog can cost more than $10,000…”

Read the entire article here: The Trouble With Truffles Is That They’re Hard to Find.