Daily Archives: September 26, 2020


Ground level view of a rat crawling through some grass

British veterinary charity People’s Dispensary for Sick Animals (PDSA) has awarded a Gold Medal to an African giant pouched rat, Magawa. They declared Magawa a hero as it saved many Cambodian lives by detecting the landmines. “Magawa’s work directly saves and changes the lives of men, women, and children who […]

PDSA awards Magawa rat Gold Medal for detecting landmines in Cambodia