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Anti-poaching Canines.

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Re: Anti-poaching Canines.

Unread post by Imberbe » Thu Jan 10, 2013 2:24 pm

First poachers have been chased down by the dogs! May there be many more.

The first dogs are now reaching operational age and experience.
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Re: Anti-poaching Canines.

Unread post by Philip1 » Thu Jan 10, 2013 2:40 pm

:clap: :clap: Imberbe, thank you for the good news. Well done all involved :great: :great:
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Re: Anti-poaching Canines.

Unread post by Porridge » Thu Jan 10, 2013 3:01 pm

Fantastic!!!!! Well done, guys and gals!!! Absolutely brilliant .

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Re: Anti-poaching Canines.

Unread post by Elsa » Thu Jan 10, 2013 3:07 pm

Excellent news, well done to the team and to our tracker doggies! :clap:

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Re: Anti-poaching Canines.

Unread post by cheetahlady » Tue Aug 05, 2014 4:39 pm

Torticat, saw a FB post today indicating that rangers, with support from K9, arrested 3 poachers, so doing their job.
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Re: Anti-poaching Canines.

Unread post by Meandering Mouse » Fri Aug 08, 2014 5:27 am

Warm thanks to Torticat :gflower: I am sure that every donation is appreciated. Training and upkeep must cost a lot of money.

On our last trip to Skukuza, we saw some the dogs been taken into the veld for training. They looked such handsome and well kept animals.
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Re: Anti-poaching Canines.

Unread post by hilda » Fri Aug 08, 2014 5:50 am

Well done Torticat! She is indeed wonderful normana53! :gflower:
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Re: Anti-poaching Canines.

Unread post by AndreaB » Fri Aug 08, 2014 7:37 pm

We saw an official bakkie with 2 dogs on the back on the S100, They were sniffing the breeze and looked very fit and happy, I hope they have a long, healthy and happy life and catch loads of those pesky poachers!!! :sniper:
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