Quarterly Newsletter March 2022

Euthanization & NGO’s We’ve all heard the words ‘every life matters’ being thrown around in conservation/rescue circles. But do they, and more importantly, can they? Currently there are most likely more than 12,000 lions in captivity in SA. The lion industry...

Young hearts burning bright for lions

Young hearts burning bright for lions Every so often we have the privilege of being approached by a budding youth ambassador. It never fails to amaze us how passionate and inspirational the future generation can be about wildlife and our natural world. We recently had...

The constant war against poaching

The constant war against poaching By Caroline Edmonds | Warning: graphic images As many of you know, the Foundation has been supporting and working very closely with the Dinokeng Big 5 Game Reserve’s Anti-Poaching Units. We are constantly aware of the threat of...

A scary encounter between snake and lion

A scary encounter between snake & lion By Caroline Edmonds Humans intervening with nature is a much-disputed topic with plenty of grey areas. Some argue that nature should not be interfered with at all, while others say that it is acceptable under certain...

Big strides in our big 5 education programme

Big strides in our big 5 education programme As some of you may know, in 2021 we started we launched our very own education programme called the “Big 5 Schools Programme”, which we wanted to update you all on. In the pipeline for a long time, the pandemic derailed our...