Anti Poaching -:- Trailing & Theft of Livestock
Anti poaching trained Dogs can be classified broadly as either Trailing Dogs (air-scenting) or Tracking Dogs. In the wilderness Tracking & Trailing Dogs can be deployed from the slaughtered animal or poacher(s) last known point and is the perfect method to counteract illegal hunting and wildlife trade by poachers. In parts of South Africa wildlife game and livestock theft is endemic.
Trailing Dogs have proved to be an essential tool to fight wildlife crime by tracking down poachers, detecting wildlife products, track stolen livestock and track security fences that had been breached. News of areas where trained tracking dogs are deployed, are quickly shared between poachers and criminal syndicates, and therefore they avoid the areas.