Detection Dogs

19 Feb 2020

Welcome to our new detection dog!

(Kellie to write an introduction) Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipiscing elit, sed do eiusmod tempor incididunt ut labore et dolore magna aliqua. Ut enim ad minim veniam, quis nostrud exercitation ullamco laboris nisi ut aliquip ex ea commodo consequat. Duis aute irure dolor in reprehenderit in voluptate velit esse cillum dolore eu fugiat nulla pariatur. Excepteur sint occaecat cupidatat non proident, sunt in culpa qui officia deserunt mollit anim id est laborum.


19 Dec 2019

2019 in Review

S4W continued to work with Kim Edwards and Smudge the koolie to progress the dog’s training as koala scat dog, all on a volunteer basis. The dog is almost ready for final evaluation and will be used to survey Site 3 in the Lower Blue Mountains in Fy2020. Use of dogs at Site 2 in Kanangra-Boyd has not been possible due to year-round baiting for foxes and wild dogs making it unsafe. A border collie pup (named Groot) was purchased by K Leigh with a view to detection dog training when he’s old enough.