Conservation Dogs

About Us

Conservation dogs is an innovative, pioneering and unique sister company to Wagtail UK Ltd.

Conservation Dog

Our dogs have many years of field experience locating scats, carcasses, wildlife and assisting in surveys and species identification. Our knowledge is unrivaled in the area, as is our understanding of the training of detection dogs.

Our Detection Dog Services Include:

Bat carcass detection conservation dog
  • 'Live' animal detection
  • Illegal meat detection
  • Products of animal origin detection
  • Illegal timber detection
  • Bio dog detection - animal / vegetable / mineral
  • Tracking
  • Anti-poaching detection
  • Anti-smuggling detection
  • Animal detection
  • Scat detection
  • Invasive plant detection
  • Wildlife crime reduction
  • Scientific trials and concept proving
  • Full project management
  • Dog handler training

Equipment Supplied by Conservation Dogs

  • 1 or 2 fully trained detection dogs
  • 1 fully trained handler in conservation detection (CSCS certified, canine and human first aid trained)
  • Full and correct PPE for handler (high visibility trousers and jacket, safety helmet, gloves, safety glasses and steel toe-capped boots)
  • Safety equipment for dogs (high visibility harness, leash, protective jacket and boots)
  • Monitoring equipment (wind and temperature and GPS device)
  • 4 x 4 vehicle equipped for canine transportation.