It has been a heartbreaking time in Pilanesberg the last few weeks due to the number of Rhino poaching incidents. This picture though has torn at all of us. Our hearts are broken and we are devastated at the latest loss of Rhino to the scourge of poaching. A Mum and calf. Side by side. [...]
Injured Rhino bull. Treated after fighting with another bull as well. We will keep an eye on his recovery! Thanks Copehagen Zoo for covering these costs.
Stimirol, born in Pilanesberg approximately 20 years ago, has succumbed to his injuries and passed away. Stimirol has been treated 3 times in the past year for wounds sustained from fighting another territorial bull. It is not uncommon for Rhinos to fight each other, sometimes to the death. Sadly they seem to be unaware of [...]
Biggest Leaf . A huge thank you to Robert Bernatzeder and Marcus Bernatzeder for purchasing and delivering the Technical Staff Uniform in Pilanesberg yesterday! The 19 Tech staff are super excited and very proud! You guys rock. Thank you very, very much!
Courtesy of Saving the Pilanesberg Rhinos: It's almost that time again! 22 September is World Rhino Day and it's the perfect opportunity for you to help in the fight against poaching. Be a RHINO WARRIOR and encourage your school or place of work to make a donation and WEAR RED FOR RHINOS on 22 September. Please [...]
Baby Lesego. Rescued yesterday after poachers butchered his mother in Botsalano... Recovering well at TRO. He arrived there early this morning and is already on the bottle and in the boma. Thanks to Charlotte, Nico and Gerhardus for making swift work of the search and capture. Thanks Jamie and your team for getting him to safety! Images [...]