The Investigator and the Truffle Pig

  • An Investigator is like a good truffle pig. A truffle is a subterranean fungus, highly valued in cookery and confectionery. Pigs are used to locate the elusive truffle.
  • A good truffle pig has a good nose for what it is looking for, just like a good Investigator.
  • A lot of training goes into making a good truffle pig, just like a good Investigator.
  • A good truffle pig is persistent, and so is a good Investigator.
  • A good truffle pig doesn’t mind mucking about and getting dirty, just like a good Investigator.