Category: Conservation

Conservation

We care deeply about the conservation of our incredible and precious wildlife. We cover the hottest topics on African safari conservation below.

World Rhino Day

World Rhino Day

Today marks World Rhino Day! A day to show our love and appreciation for these extraordinary animals. South Africa is home to two species of Rhino. Currently, we have a population of approximately 1822 -2014 Black Rhino and 17 396 – 19 369 White Rhino. The number of rhino decreases rapidly, with South Africa having lost…

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Rhinos – remember those?

Rhinos – remember those?

World Rhino Day has come and gone and if you were celebrating our heritage this past weekend, we hope you took some time out to consider the rhino. But, after the dust has settled on the worldwide celebration and awareness has been raised, where do we stand on the poaching crisis that continues to face…

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Contraceptives for SA’s elephants

Contraceptives for SA’s elephants

South Africa’s 18 000 elephants may be breathing a deep sigh of relief as a contraceptive for elephants, called PZP immunocontraception, is ready to be introduced into South Africa’s major reserves, potentially replacing culling as a method of population control. 

Trump brothers hunt in Africa

Trump brothers hunt in Africa

Photographs from the hunting trip that Donald Trump’s two sons, Eric and Donald Jr., took to Africa last year have emerged and made big news online yesterday. The photographs were posted on the website of their tour company and drew outrage from conservationists and wildlife lovers around the world.