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Wildlife & Animals

South African wildlife videos.

World Rabies Day

Vaccinating 1000 Dogs for World Rabies Day after Khayelitsha Rabies Outbreak

International World Rabies Day is on the 28th of September and the Mdzananda Animal Clinic, Khayelitsha, aims to vaccinate 1000 dogs in one day....
Postcode Meerkat: A guardian of South Africa's rhinos

Postcode Meerkat: A Guardian of South Africa’s Rhinos

As we celebrate World Rhino Day today - 22 September - we recognise the pioneering technological innovations that are proving to be highly effective...
Rhino Poachers Get 105 Years Sentence in Prison

Rhino Poachers Sentenced to 105 Years in Prison

Three rhino poachers were yesterday sentenced to 105 years in prison by the Skukuza Regional Court, for rhino poaching and related offences. The South...
lion killed Zimbabwe Mopane

Global Outrage After US Trophy Hunter Kills Lion in ‘Cecil’ Repeat

There has been an international outcry after a wild lion, named Mopane, was allegedly killed by an American trophy hunter outside of Hwange National...
rhino poaching South Africa

Rhino Poaching: 25 Incidents, 3 Arrests, 1 Sentence, 1 Kingpin Killed...

With Lockdown restrictions eased since last year, the rhino poaching war has certainly heated up in South Africa. The last seven days have been...
tiger mauls keeper to death in south africa

Tiger Fatally Attacks Keeper in South Africa After Scaling 12ft Fence

A keeper was mauled to death yesterday by a rogue Siberian tiger at a predator park near Gqeberha (formerly Port Elizabeth) in South Africa,...

4 Rhino Poachers Sentenced at Skukuza Including SANParks Employee

South African National Parks (SANParks) has today, 18 May 2021 welcomed the culmination of two long-running rhino poaching trials by the Skukuza Regional Court....
Captive Lion Breeding Poses Health Risks to Tourists and Others, Says Study

Captive Lion Breeding Poses Health Risks to Tourists and Others, Says...

A joint scientific study by Blood Lions and World Animal Protection highlights how the captive lion breeding industry in South Africa poses real and...
Pangolin Ward in South Africa, Investec

Pangolins get a Lifeline with First Dedicated Pangolin Ward in Africa

In commemoration of World Pangolin Day today - 20 February 2021 - Investec has announced plans to fund and support the first dedicated pangolin...
Critically Endangered Vulture Poisoned in Zululand

Critically Endangered Vulture Poisoned in Zululand, South Africa

A critically endangered African White-Backed vulture was tragically found poisoned, with the possibility of more vulture carcasses removed from the site in Zululand over...