SA sniffer dogs join anti-poaching operations in Malaysia

08 September 2019 - 00:00 By Alex Patrick

Five of SA’s four-legged finest have been sent to Malaysia to help curb rising poaching there.

But while the dogs are indispensable in sniffing out endangered species, most of the time they think they’re just looking for a tennis ball.  The dogs are chosen for their high drive to seek out and play with balls, which are used as a reward in training. ..

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