VIDEO: Australian conservationists using a dog to help save endangered penguins

Eco, an English Spring Spaniel in Australia, has been specially trained to help conservationists find the endangered Little Penguins near Sydney, Australia.

In New South Wales, the Little Penguins are disappearing.

There are about 60 breeding pairs left in the areas around Sydney, but conservations aren't sure the exact number, nor where they are. So scientists are turning to one of the penguin's biggest threats to actually help save the day.

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