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Bed Bug Sniffing Dogs: The Truth about Canine Inspection This golden retriever (named Jola) is sniffing for bed bugs under a mattress. Thinking of hiring a trained dog to detect bed bugs? If so, it's going to cost you about $350 regardless of whether the dog finds bugs or not.
A pest management professional with a properly-trained bed bug dog can achieve a detection rate of up to 90% compared to 40% without a trained dog.A properly-trained dog can detect bed bugs faster and more accurately than any other method - saving time and money for large facilities and homes - leading to lower remediation costs.
A visual inspection for bed bugs can cost $50 to $500, although some companies waive this charge in hopes that you'll hire them for extermination. Use of a bug-sniffing dog costs $300 to $600. The cost per room for bed bug extermination is $250 to $1,000 depending on the size of the room, the severity of the infestation, and the extermination techniques used.
The hourly rate for bug dogs is about $325, which can help residents and owners avoid unnecessary fumigations that can cost around $5,000 in treatment. Trained and certified dogs will be able to search an entire hotel and pinpoint which rooms contain live infestations.
Total costs for getting rid of bed bugs can range from $1,000-$10,000 or more. The New York Times  reports that the complete cost for inspections, extermination fees, cleaning and storage for a typical home can easily be $5,000 or more.