Introduction

K9 Natural sponsors species dogs in Fiordland who are doing great conservation work for DOC.

K9 Natural logo.

K9 Natural is a pet nutrition company that sponsors species dogs in Fiordland. These dogs are doing great conservation work for DOC. This includes helping the:

These conservation dogs and their handlers are highly trained to track specific species in often remote parts of Fiordland and other parts of New Zealand.

It's tough work and often long days so the dogs need to be kept in top condition. K9 Natural supplies premium tucker for the four-legged conservation rangers.

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DOC working dogs sponsored by K9 Natural. Photo: Erina Loe.
DOC rangers with their species dogs sponsored by K9 Natural. Left to right: Max Smart, Glen Greaves, Martin Genet

Dog searching for takahē. Photo: Phil Tisch.
Yuki the species dog searching for takahē in the Murchison Mountains

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