Blog posts for January 2015

Lion cubs in Tembe Elephant Park

Wildlife ACT's conservation volunteer, Scott McCord, braved the midday African heat to catch a glimpse of something special at Mahlasela hide in Tembe Elephant Park.
30 Jan 2015 | Wildlife ACT
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The Challenge of the Wild Dog

Conservation volunteer Chris Hartman shares how he came to understand the importance of wild dog conservation and how amazing these animals really are.
29 Jan 2015 | Wildlife ACT
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Leopard killing an African Wildcat in Botswana

They're not called 'elusive leopards' for nothing. It's a privilege to view these spectacular big cats in their natural environment, let alone watching them make a kill. What makes this scene even...
28 Jan 2015 | Wildlife ACT
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Volunteer diary: Two weeks on ZRR

A few of Wildlife ACT's volunteers wrote a 'Volunteer Diary' about their two-week adventure on Zululand Rhino Reserve. Their first exciting adventure as conservation volunteers was a drive to the...
27 Jan 2015 | Wildlife ACT
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Small Treasures of Zimanga

Generally visitors come to Africa to admire the “Big Game”, however, I have found as much enjoyment, if not more, in this country’s small treasures. I invested in a Canon Macro lens prior to...
22 Jan 2015 | Wildlife ACT
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Why are Wild Dogs so Endangered?

Our conservation volunteers put together a blog about why wild dogs are so endangered and why they have come so close to being on the brink of extinction.
19 Jan 2015 | Wildlife ACT
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