Tag: rhino poaching

Dogs Take on War With Rhino Poachers in Africa

More than 1000 rhinos were illegally massacred in South Africa in 2014. ‘Triple-role’ sniffer dogs that are trained as anti-poaching dogs, together with their handlers, who are often wildlife conservationists, are trying to save some of the world’s most endangered species at Ol Pejeta Conservancy in Kenya. The increasing demand in Asia for rhino horn…

BELGIAN MALINOIS DOGS FIRST TO BE DEPLOYED AS ANTI-POACHING UNIT IN SOUTH AFRICA’S GAME RESERVES.

  Belgian Malinois dogs that recently graduated from the Mechem Training Center in Tshwane, South Africa,  are now on active duty in Pilanesberg National Reserve and the Kruger National Park in South Africa,to help catch rhino poachers in the areas. Russell and Toby, the two Malinois dogs will be handled by field rangers in the parks.…