30 May '15, 3pm

Dogs helping elephants? Check out how @AWF_Official is bringing an unlikely animal duo together to stop poaching:

Elephants and rhinos need a lot more dogs on their side. Our strength lies in numbers – and we need to deploy more canine detection units to cut off the flow of illegal wildlife products in Africa. This process takes months of hard work for both handlers and dogs. Help a dog go from an eager pup to a skilled anti-poaching ally. Make a small monthly gift today – our teams can’t wait to get started!

Full article: http://www.awf.org/campaigns/dogs-saving-elephants/

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