Daisy may look like a normal pup but she is saving dozens of native plant species

Lucinda Garbutt-Young
Updated November 29 2023 - 8:30pm, first published November 28 2023 - 4:00pm
Daisy the cocker spaniel has been trained to sniff out the noxious weed. Picture supplied
Daisy the cocker spaniel has been trained to sniff out the noxious weed. Picture supplied

UNTIL this week, council workers have spent hours meticulously combing bushland in search of a tiny white flower; the Chinese violet.

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Lucinda Garbutt-Young

Lucinda Garbutt-Young is a producer at The Canberra Times. She was previously a reporter at the Newcastle Herald, where she covered breaking news, court and other general news. Do you have a story? Email Lucinda at l.garbutt-young@austcommunitymedia.com.au

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