Poaching syndicates equipped with luxury vehicles

Story courtesy of Simon Bloch: South African police authorities have disrupted another rhino poaching syndicate that used luxury vehicles to commit its heinous crimes. On Saturday, North West police arrested two men and confiscated a luxury model Mercedes Benz, after a rhino was shot and dehorned at a nature reserve near the Botswana border. It [...]

May 8th, 2017|News|

Sun City and Africa Fam notching

Awesome successful morning notching in the Pilanesberg with Vet Dr Gerhardus Scheepers and Pilot MG. This un-notched 3 year old calf was notched and DNA taken for management and Rhino security purposes. Many thanks to the group and to Sun City for putting this together and for making this possible. Thanks to our team, and [...]

May 7th, 2017|News|

A very unusal sighting

Video of a very rare sighting of an Aardvark by Tarryn Rae of Mankwe Gametrackers and her guests early on Friday morning. https://www.facebook.com/MankweGAMETRACKERS/videos/625281957597172/

May 6th, 2017|News|

RIP Nick

As many of you are aware we had an Elephant death this weekend. The bull that died was known as 'Nick'. Death was from a fight with another Bull Elephant. I do not know who the bull was that caused the death of Nick This is an extremely sad death, but absolutely natural and normal [...]

May 3rd, 2017|News|

Rhino Injuries

This Saturday Park Management called in Vet Dr Johan Cronje to assist in the treatment of 2 Rhino that guests had reported as injured. The wounds that were treated were all inflicted by other Rhino, and are NOT bullet wounds. Though the wounds were bad, filled with maggots, they were not life threatening as yet. [...]

May 2nd, 2017|News|

Rhino War Journalist Killed

Story courtesy of Wildlife At Risk International. SA, Journalist Godknows Nare, who covered South Africa’s Rhino Wars Killed. The Zimbabwean journalist and filmmaker was killed in an apparent shootout with police on Monday. By Paula Froelich A journalist (and friend) who spent six harrowing months following, interviewing and filming rhino poachers around Kruger National Park to [...]

May 1st, 2017|News|

RIP Thato

A sad dawn to report that little Thato passed away.  Vet Michael suspects from pneumonia. They will do an autopsy this morning.   We are broken hearted by the news as she had shown a slight improvement. But we also knew it was touch and go. No effort was spared though, and we want to thank [...]

April 29th, 2017|News|