Back to the wild

by Lisa JohnstonPublished in “Getaway”What does a circus hippo from France have in common with a hand raised pangolin in Africa? To find out please read this great article about the many wild animals that found a new life and great future in the SanWild…

They prefer their own kind

By Louise JoubertPublished in “Animaltalk”Sadly tree squirrels are some of the most abused “pets” in South Africa.  Taken from the wild deliberately or removed from their captive parents forcefully hundreds are sold by unethical pet shops and animal traders. Knowingly their “owners” claiming that they “love”…

Bandit and the Mongoose Man

by Louise JoubertPublished in “Animaltalk”Banded mongoose make terrible pets!  Endearing and cute when they are small pups many people make the mistake of chosing them believing they will make adorable pets. Abused and neglected; sometimes dump like a piece of garbage, these unfortunate wild animals…

Be the RightKind for WildKind

By Louise JoubertPublished in “Animaltalk”A giraffe calf in serious troubleHow far will you go to help an injured, orphaned or traumatised wild animal?Do you have what it takes?The SanWild Wildlife Trust has a unique approached to wild animal rescues and have rescued thousands of…