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DOC conservation dog finds mouse on truck headed for pest free island

By   /  January 7, 2018  /  24/7 News, Conservation, conservationdogsstory2017, Department of Conservation, Environment, New Zealand Government, Public Sector, threats; Nov17  /  Comments Off on DOC conservation dog finds mouse on truck headed for pest free island

MIL OSI – Source: Department of Conservation – Release/Statement Headline: DOC conservation dog finds mouse on truck headed for pest free island Piri, a four-year-old border cross fox terrier, is trained by DOC Ranger Carol Nanning to detect mice and rats as part of biosecurity measures protecting Motuihe and other pest free islands in the […]

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Trainee Conservation Dog cuts his teeth in the capital

By   /  December 19, 2017  /  24/7 News, Conservation, conservationdogsstory2017, Department of Conservation, Environment, New Zealand Government, Nov17, Public Sector  /  Comments Off on Trainee Conservation Dog cuts his teeth in the capital

MIL OSI – Source: Department of Conservation – Release/Statement Headline: Trainee Conservation Dog cuts his teeth in the capital Date:  14 December 2017 Flint and Richard started work in mid-October to strengthen DOC’s island biosecurity programme and boost its presence at ferry terminals and marinas.   The DOC-managed Conservation Dogs Programme – supported by Kiwibank – […]

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