Meet Diego, the dog who hunts hunters.

This anti-poaching dog works for an animal conservancy in Kenya.

Diego’s job is to protect the rare rhinos from horn-seeking poachers.

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This was filmed at the Ol Pejeta Conservancy in Kenya, a critical sanctuary for endangered rhinos in Africa and the home of the last male northern white rhino.

Here we get a dog’s-eye view of the obstacles Diego tackles in his training, filmed by filmmaker Tom Aveling:

It’s all in a day’s work for Diego and his handlers, who are protecting rhinos with the help of Fauna & Flora International. A note of reassurance—No dogs have been lost in this dangerous work, although on the front line, they are less at risk than their human handlers. Find out more at www.goodboydiego.com.

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“When he has his eye on his target, there is no stopping him. Capable of reaching speeds of 40 mph, Diego really is a rhino’s best friend.”

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