Category Archives: Wildlife Conservation

Cheetah Tracking – Shamwari Conservation Experience

A quick update from last week on the Shamwari Conservation Experience. Last week Konrad, Myself and our only two volunteers on the Shamwari Conservation Experience, Maizy and Kayla went to Rippons/Bayethe to find two male cheetahs. Anja, our monitoring person … Continue reading

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Work with Animals in Africa – The Perfect trip for Wildlife Lovers

More and more people are deciding to take extended leave in order to travel the globe and take part in exciting and meaningful projects. Whether it is a gap year between studies or in the form of a career break … Continue reading

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Pumba Game Reserve Update – April 2012

A quick update from Pieter Dunn at Pumba Game Reserve, sounds like some nice sightings! Yet another interesting couple of weeks, only like the bush can offer. The sun is setting in the west over the ridge and just before … Continue reading

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Meet the team at HESC – Ilana Mohoney

Before Ilana joined the Hoedspruit Endangered Species Centre team, she was really active in the tourism industry. She worked as a guide on two reserves – Lalibela in the Eastern Cape, and Entabeni in The Waterberg, as well as managing guest houses … Continue reading

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Hapoor Junior, A Legendary Elephant Bull

Hapoor Junior was born in the Addo Elephant National Park in 1954 and sired by Hapoor, who was the dominating Bull who reigned over all from 1944 to 1968. Their temperaments were also similar in that he was clearly the … Continue reading

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The White Lions of Pumba Game Reserve

Pumba Private Game Reserve has been home to a flourishing pride of free roaming White and Split Lion since 2006. There are less than 500 White Lion left in the world, making the reserve, an important custodian in ensuring this … Continue reading

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Work With Animals on a Rehabilitation Centre in Africa.

If you are a true animal lover and are thinking of heading off on a Gap Year or Career Break then participating as a volunteer on an African Wildlife Rehabilitation centre could be the perfect choice for you. Many people … Continue reading

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