Volunteering in South Africa

A truly remarkable experience within South Africa’s largest and most treasured wildlife reserve. Kruger National Park Volunteer Work

Launching: The Wild Pilgrim

Learn about green travel and explore eco-adventure opportunities with this great new initiative by The Wild Pilgrim aiming to encourage responsible tourism. Stay tuned for a comprehensive list of ethical wildlife volunteering opportunities. All about Green Travel

Legalizing the Trade of Rhino Horns

Since the ban on the domestic trade of rhino horn was lifted, a strongly polarized and fierce debate ensued. Many private rhino breeders are in favor of the motion, while most conservation groups fear that this will be the final nail in the coffin for rhinos.

No More Animal Rights for Alaska’s Predators

This week, I wrote an article for the CatchFred blog about the recent bill by the U.S. Senate to overturn a hunting regulation made during the Obama administration era that protects predators from inhumane hunting practices. The bill was approved by the Senate following a majority party-line (Republican) vote.

Happy Earth Hour

Join millions around the globe and take part in this WWF initiative by taking 60 minutes to protect the planet by taking a stand in the annual climate change initiative.

Regeneration in Animals

Animals with the ability to regenerate limbs are some of the most extraordinary among us, and have captured the interest of biologists and scientists alike. We all know of lizards being able to grow back missing tails but many other species share similar traits.

China Commits to Banning Ivory Trade

The Ivory trade has a long, dark history with its roots in the Far East – the effects of which continues to plague African elephant populations across the continent. Last month, China announced that they will cease all ivory trade by 31 December 2017.

Help Our Urban Wildlife

I recently had the pleasure of meeting a remarkable woman who has devoted much of her life to the care and rehabilitation of indigenous wildlife.