Wildlife ACT Blog

Thanda : Wild dogs mating sees a twist

There have been some interesting twists in the mating activity on Thanda. The Alpha pair continued mating throughout March, and both are doing well. The Alpha male was then also seen mating with...
19 Apr 2010 | Wildlife ACT
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Mkhuze wild dog update: A second pack arrived

NEW ARRIVALS: Friday 16 April was an exciting day for Wildlife ACT as we joined Ezemvelo KZN Wildlife Staff and members of the Endangered Wildlife Trust at the airstrip in Mkuze town, to witness the...
19 Apr 2010 | Wildlife ACT
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Expecting Thanda : Wild dogs mating!

History: This pack of 7 wild dogs on Thanda has grown from just 3 dogs last year, and now comprises 3 adults (1 male and 2 female) and 4 sub-adults (2 male and 2 female). What happened: The alpha...
08 Mar 2010 | Wildlife ACT
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Cheetah update: New Mkhuze females doing well

Current: Since the last update in January we are happy to report the new cheetah have settled in well. Initially they were making large movements across the reserve to orientate themselves and...
23 Feb 2010 | Wildlife ACT
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Two new cheetah from Limpopo released at Mkhuze

Will it work and will they start to mate? What happened? Three of our wildlife volunteers, Nick and John Osmun and Pat Callaghan from Canada assisted our team with the transfer. They helped initially...
16 Jan 2010 | Wildlife ACT
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Found at last: AWDMG update

It’s with great relief that after thousands of driven kilometers, far too many early mornings, some good fortune and some jaw-clenching frustrations I can finally say “we got them”...
23 Dec 2009 | Wildlife ACT
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It’s all happening here in Zululand

In November, Wildlife ACT was involved in the Black Rhino release on Thanda Private Game Reserve, which saw 15 endangered horned beasts being set free onto Thanda main reserve and the newly joined...
19 Dec 2009 | Wildlife ACT
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Zululand WILD DOG UPDATE: DESTINATION UNKNOWN

Monday, 12 October 2009 11:27 Wildlife ACT volunteers have been assisting the KZN Wild dog management group to try and locate and capture the newly dispersed wild dog pack. Here is the latest update...
12 Oct 2009 | Wildlife ACT
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