painted hunting dogs protected from crocodiles
HSI's project partner in Zimbabwe, the Painted Hunting Dog Research Project, launched a rescue mission on Starvation Island last month to protect a pack of painted dogs from approaching crocodiles as extensive flooding in the Zambezi River brought them closer to the dogs' habitat.
Click here to download PDF (797 kB) and read about the team's adventure to capture the dogs and take them to safety.
HSI has funded the work of the Painted Hunting Dog Research Project since 2003, and continues to provide resources for anti-poaching activities and education programs for the protection of painted dogs in Zimbabwe.
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