Breaking News as New Riverine Rabbit Population Found in Baviaanskloof

The Endangered Wildlife Trust’s Drylands Conservation Programme is thrilled to confirm the presence of a population of Riverine Rabbits on the western side of...

Rat Poisons are Killing Wildlife in Cape Town

Wildlife near cities face many dangers. Some are easy to detect, such as when new developments destroy natural habitat. Others are less obvious. For example,...

Malaysia’s Last Male Sumatran Rhino Dies

KUALA LUMPUR - Malaysia's last male Sumatran rhinoceros has died, an official said on Monday, dashing efforts to save the critically endangered species in...

Botswana Brings Back Hunting, Reducing Elephants to a Political Football

Botswana has reinstated trophy hunting after a 5-year moratorium on the practice. In the wake of evidently declining wildlife numbers, former president Ian Khama imposed...

Alleged Rhino Horn Dealer Arrested at OR Tambo International Airport, South...

GAUTENG – A 38-year-old man is expected to appear before the Kempton Park Magistrate’s Court today, Thursday 23 May, for alleged illegal possession of...

Heartbreak as Rescued Baby Rhino Passes Away in Pilanesberg

Pilanesberg National Park has made the heartbreaking announcement that an abandoned rhino calf they rescued has sadly passed away on Tuesday morning. The little rhino...
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Kruger Starts Dehorning Rhino Cows to Fight Rhino Poaching

South African National Parks (SANParks) and conservation partners in the Greater Kruger Region have begun the drastic step of dehorning select rhinos to counter...

Wildebeest Migrations in East Africa Face Extinction

Across the world, migratory animals like wildebeest – which rely on movement to find food, water and calving grounds – are under threat. This is...

WAR ON POACHING: Ex-SANParks Employee Arrested and Hawks Intercept R38-Million Worth...

The Hawks’ South African Serious Organised Crime unit dealt a blow to the rhino trade on Friday when it intercepted a major horn consignment...
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Animal Cruelty Charges Laid Against Lion Farmer in South Africa

The NSPCA has laid criminal charges against Jan Steinman, a lion farmer in North West, for several contraventions of the Animal Protection Act after...

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Carte Blanche Investigates Over 40 Dogs Poisoned in 1 Night. What’s...

Over 40 dogs were shockingly poisoned in one day in the small Johannesburg suburb of Florida, Roodepoort, earlier this month. According to experts about...

WATCH Lenasia Land Grabs as Tensions Rise Between Residents and Alleged...

From Gauteng to the Western Cape, land grabs have become part and parcel of South African life, threatening to leave once peaceful communities divided....

Carte Blanche Recounts the Strijdom Square Massacre, and More

Here's the line-up of hot South African topics that the Carte Blanche team are investigating this Sunday 4 August (and available for South Africans...