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Karelian bear dogs help keep people and bears safe

Alberta’s dog program barking up the right tree A dog is man’s best friend, goes the old saying. That familiar phrase rings true for those Albertans who know about Justice and Solicitor General’s Karelian Bear Dog program.  The dogs use … Continue reading

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Bear dogs helping people and bears share the land

Fish and wildlife officer John Clarke calls JSG’s Karelian Bear Dog program “Alberta’s best kept secret” for a reason — few people are aware of it, despite efforts to promote the very successful initiative. During a bear encounter, a well-trained Karelian … Continue reading

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