SCI Southwest Ohio Chapter Funds K-9 Program

Left to right, Representative Jonathan Devers, Officer Jason Keller, SCI members Terry Seiler and Andrea Tipton, Chief Miller of the Ohio Division of Wildlife and Officer Trent.

The SCI Southwest Ohio Chapter donated $5,000 to the Ohio Department of Natural Resources Division of Wildlife to help purchase and train the Department’s first K-9 dogs. The dogs will be trained to locate game meat, fish, ginseng, spent shell casings, birds and, of course, help to retrieve and find wild game.  Ohio is divided into five wildlife districts, and each district received one dog this summer.

Officer Jason Keller received a dog for the Cincinnati-Dayton, Ohio area.  Ohio is now one of 21 states that have dogs for their game wardens.




Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.