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South African academy trains anti-poaching dogs

Venom and Killer. These are members of a furry breed of anti-poaching operatives, dogs that can detect a whiff of hidden rhino horn in a suspect's vehicle or follow the spoor of armed poachers in South Africa's besieged wildlife parks.

One of the most effective weapons in South Africa's anti-poaching arsenal comes in canine form. And the country is now readying a whole army of canine combatants at the new K9 Anti-Poaching Training Academy.

For South Africa's anti-poaching dogs, rappelling from choppers is all in a day's work

One of the most effective weapons in South Africa's anti-poaching arsenal comes in canine form. And the country is now readying a whole army of canine combatants at the new K9 Anti-Poaching Training Academy.

South African academy trains anti-poaching dogs - Yahoo News

South African academy trains anti-poaching dogs - Yahoo News

Venom and handler Marius van Heerden leap out of a helicopter hovering above a dam during a rapid deployment training simulation at the Battle Creek K9 Breeding and Training Center in South Africa. Description from thestar.com. I searched for this on bing.com/images

South Africa’s anti-poaching effort goes to the dogs

South African companies are training dogs, with military discipline, to track and tackle rhino poachers.

Ranger trainees and trainee dogs simulate an ambush against rhino poachers at the Paramount Group Anti-Poaching training and K9 (canine) academy in Magaliesberg, South Africa

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Anti-poaching dogs are trained to follow the spoor of armed poachers in South Africa's besieged wildlife parks. Description from huffingtonpost.co.uk. I searched for this on bing.com/images

How dogs are being used to save wild animals in Africa

They’re being used to track down poachers.