Besides this, he is also certified in Chemical immobilization of wildlife.
Following his breakup with his first girlfriend, Chelsea, he started dating actress Bonnie Somerville in 2009.
Dave Salmoni has also been criticized by credentialed research biologists for his theatrics which is an effort to make more entertaining television at the expense of wild lions.
According to them, it is not appropriate to use wild animals as a source of entertainment but Dave argued that he was not using wildlife for entertainment.
Dave Salmoni started his career as an animal trainer at Bowmanville Zoological Prak.
Later he went to South Africa as a part of the controversial Tiger on Animal Planet.