Landmines & Dogs
A dog’s sense of smell is about 1,000 times more powerful than a human’s! We train dogs – who become Mine Detection Dogs (MDDs) – to sniff out the explosives in landmines buried underground. Click below to see all the dogs that have been sponsored through CHAMPS campaigns, find out more about these life-saving animals, and how landmines continue to affect communities throughout the world.
|CHAMPS Dogs||Mine Detection Dog F.A.Q.||Landmine Facts|
*The full cost that MLI bears to train and transport a Mine Detection Dog is $25,000, however we have kept the cost at $20,000 for CHAMPS students.