Blog posts for 2011

Wildlife ACT awarded the Pat Fletcher Award

This year, Wildlife ACT was awarded the Pat Fletcher Award for outstanding contribution to Wild Dog Conservation, nominated by the (Southern African) Wild Dog Advisory Group. The African Wild Dog is...
20 Dec 2011 | Wildlife ACT
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Rhino Conservation – summary 2011

During the course of this year our Wildlife ACT team and conservation volunteers assisted with the capture of 3 Black Rhino, some of which were airlifted by helicopter out of inaccessible areas of...
12 Dec 2011 | Wildlife ACT
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Tembe Wild Dog pack – update #5

The main concern for the Tembe Wild Dog pack is the large Lion population on the reserve; in the past, interactions between the two species have resulted in at least 2 of our Wild Dog mortalities....
24 Oct 2011 | Wildlife ACT
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New Wild Dog puppies on uMkhuze Game Reserve

The camera trap which we set up at the African Wild Dog den site in Mkhuze Game Reserve has revealed 4 brand new puppies, which is more good news for African Wild Dog conservation. The pack of 13...
15 Aug 2011 | Wildlife ACT
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Tembe Wild Dog Release – Update #5: puppies!

The Wild Dog pack that was released on Tembe Reserve in January, has just produced a litter of puppies. Our monitoring team has counted 6 puppies, seen emerging from the den last week. This is very...
11 Jul 2011 | Wildlife ACT
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Tembe Wild Dog Release – Update #4

Our monitoring team in Tembe Elephant Park have been kept on their toes with a busy schedule of tracking the pack of Wild Dogs that were released onto the reserve in January. Wildlife ACT...
14 Apr 2011 | Wildlife ACT
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Tembe Wild Dog Release – Update #3

Yesterday, our Wildlife ACT team on Tembe Reserve once again spent the day following the African Wild Dog pack. By early morning we were chasing the dogs as they ran parallel to the road, just...
22 Jan 2011 | Wildlife ACT
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