Sun, Oct 24, 2021

radioactive rhino horn deter poachers

Radioactive Rhino Horns May Soon Scare Off Poachers

JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - Researchers in South Africa are working on a potentially new method to deter rhino poachers and smugglers by using radioactive markers...
Rhino Conservation Awards

Rhino Conservation Awards Celebrates 10 Years of Honouring Heroes Across Africa

The Rhino Conservation Awards celebrates its 10th anniversary, an initiative that has dedicated the last decade to recognising individuals and organisations who have worked...
African Savanna Elephant

Elephant Poachers in Skukuza Get 8 Years Imprisonment

Two more poachers, caught on South African soil, were sentenced on Thursday (3 June) after they killed an elephant in November 2018 in the...
Brave driver Norman Nukeri from Bosbok Gas & Smeermiddels was charged by an elephant on Tuesday.

WATCH Elephant Attacks Bakkie, Photos Show Aftermath

A lone driver in South Africa got the fright of his life when an elephant charged and attacked his vehicle on Tuesday, 1 June...
African Wild Dog, the endangered animal is on the increase in the Kruger National Park

Endangered African Wild Dogs on the Increase in Kruger National Park

A video of an exciting battle between wild dogs, an unfortunate impala, and an annoyed hippo - filmed in the Greater Kruger National Park...
pet shelter flooded Khayelitsha

Emergency Help Needed for Flooded Khayelitsha Pet Shelter

A Khayelitsha animal clinic’s homeless dog shelter flooded in last week’s rainstorm. The Mdzananda Animal Clinic reports that their organisation is in desperate need of...
Dead Rhino Dehorning in Kruger

SANParks Considers Legal Action After ‘Sensational’ Reports Concerning Dead Rhino Dehorning...

SANParks has issued a statement clarifying a report about the dehorning of a dead rhino, following disparaging and "disturbing" comments in the press and...
Trainee Guide Discharged in Good Spirits After Surviving Black Rhino Attack

Guide Discharged in Good Spirits After Surviving Black Rhino Attack

The student guide who was attacked by a black rhino yesterday - Wednesday 19 May 2021 - in a game reserve in northern Zululand,...
Foreign Student Critically Injured by Rhino in KZN Game Reserve

Foreign Student Injured by Rhino on South African Game Reserve

A student game ranger, from Scotland, was injured on Wednesday when he was charged by a rhino on a game reserve in KwaZulu-Natal, South...
KNP prepares for the winter fire season

Kruger National Park Prepares For Winter Fire Season

The Kruger National Park (KNP) today, 17 May 2021 announced their management plans in anticipation of the coming winter fire season which usually takes...