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Northern white rhino: Last male Sudan dies in Kenya

March 20,2018 | adminstrator | Uncatergorized | No Comments

The worlds last surviving male northern white rhino has died after months of poor health, his carers say...

Nairobi - Kenya | source-bbc:https://www.bbc.co.uk

Sudan, who was 45, lived at the Ol Pejeta Conservancy in Kenya. He was.... read more

Botswanas Ian Khama: Trump encouraging elephant poaching

March 16,2018 | adminstrator | Uncatergorized | No Comments

The outgoing president of Botswana has attacked his US counterpart Donald Trump for "encouraging poaching" by overturning a ban on the import of hunting trophies...

Gaberone - Botswana | source-bbc:https://www.bbc.co.uk

Speaking at an anti-poaching summit in Botswana, two weeks before he steps down... read more

Sanctuary owner arrested for attempted murder

March 14,2018 | adminstrator | Uncatergorized | No Comments

Police at Juru Growth Point on Saturday arrested the owner of Bally Vaughan ...

Juru - Zimbabwe | source-herald:https://herald.co.zw

Sanctuary Mr Gordon Putterill, accusing him of intentionally hitting and severely injuring a Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (SPCA) employee with.... read more

Celebrating nature

February 28,2018 | adminstrator | Uncatergorized | No Comments

The 2018 edition of the Africa Environment Day will be commemorated jointly with the World Wildlife Day and Wangari Maathai Day...

Juru - Zimbabwe | source-herald:https://herald.co.zw

The event will be hosted by the Environmental Management Agency (EMA), Zimbabwe Parks and Wildlife authority (ZIMPARKS) and Forestry Commission on... read more

Mnangagwa bans live elephant trade

January 19,2018 | adminstrator | Uncatergorized | No Comments

No more live elephant trade for Zimbabwe ....

Harare - Zimbabwe | source-newsday:https://www.dailynews.co.zw

President Emmerson Mnangagwa bans live elephants has banned live elephants following a global outcry... read more

Rhino poacher leaves phone at crime scene

January 17,2018 | adminstrator | Uncatergorized | No Comments

Poacher forgets phone on rhino ....

Harare - Zimbabwe | source-newsday:https://www.dailynews.co.zw

>Godknows Mashame of 19067 Mbizo 4 Extension in Kwekwe, shot down the rhinos on December 24 in.... read more

Government stops ZimParks funding

July 12,2017 | adminstrator | Uncatergorized | No Comments

No more government funds for Zimbabwes parks and wildlife....

Harare - Zimbabwe | source-newsday:http://www.herald.co.zw/

Government has stopped funding the Zimbabwe Parks and Wildlife Management Authority and expects it to operate as a commercial entity.... read more

Animal rights - do they exist

June 3,2017 | adminstrator | Uncatergorized | No Comments

The greatness of a nation and its moral progress can.....

Harare - Zimbabwe | source-newsday:http://www.newsday.co.zw/

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June 22,2017 | adminstrator | Uncatergorized | No Comments

Zimbabwe has approved the translocation of 2 000 wild animals .....

Harare - Zimbabwe | source-newsday:http://www.newsdzezimbabwe.co.uk

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Man gets 9 years for possession of pangolin scales

May 13,2017 | adminstrator | Uncatergorized | No Comments

pangolin scales gets man in trouble...

Harare - Zimbabwe | source-newsday:http://www.newsday.co.zw

A 43-YEAR-OLD Honde-Valley man has been slapped with a nine-year jail term for contravening the Parks and Wildlife Act after he was found in possession of five scales of a pangolin.... read more

Lions wreck havoc in Binga

April 20,2017 | adminstrator | Uncatergorized | No Comments

Lions wreck havoc in Binga after straying in village...

Harare - Zimbabwe | source-Herald:http://www.herald.com

About 32 goats and eight cattle have been killed in two weeks in Chitete Village, Sinansengwe Ward, under Chief Sinansengwe... read more

Missing hunter might have been eaten by Zim crocodiles

April 14,2017 | adminstrator | Uncatergorized | No Comments

Upate on missing hunter...

Bulawayo-Polokwane | source-Bulawayo24:http://bulawayo24.com

Update on story about missing SA hunter featured on our newsfeeds last week (April 12,2017) please check below newsfeeds for background on the story and click link below on the update ... read more

USA engages Zimbabwe over hunting trophies import ban

April 12,2017 | adminstrator | Uncatergorized | No Comments

USA and Zimbabwe over hunting...

Harare-Washington | source-ZBC :http://http://www.zbc.co.zw/

The United States of America (USA) has renewed talks with Zimbabwe over a possible removal of a hunting trophy import ban on ... read more

Snake bites claim 38

April 04,2017 | adminstrator | Uncatergorized | No Comments

Snake bites claim 38 lives in Zimbabwe...

38 and counting | source-Dailynews :www.dailynews.co.zw

At least 38 people have died from snakebites since January this year, Health ministry permanent secretary ... read more

SA hunter missing without trace in Zimbabwe

April 12,2017 | adminstrator | Uncatergorized | No Comments

Latest on missing professional hunter...

Polokwane-Hunter missing | source-thezimbabwean :http://thezimbabwean.co/

There is still no sign of a professional hunter from Marken, Limpopo, who has disappeared without a trace in Zimbabwe ... read more

11 hippos die in Binga

April 04,2017 | adminstrator | Uncatergorized | No Comments

An article on the mysterious death of Hippos making headlines in Zimbabwe...

Hippos die mysteriously | source-Newsday :www.newsdayzimbabwe.co.uk

Eleven Hippos died in the past two weeks at Mbilizi River in Binga near the Zambezi River ... read more

Member of Paliament nabbed with pangolin

April 04,2017 | adminstrator | Uncatergorized | No Comments

An article on the illegal trading of rare animals reported in a leading newspaper in Zimbabwe...

Stray lion terrorises villagers | source-The Herald :www.herald.co.zw

Zanu-PF Nyanga North legislator Hubert Nyanhongo and his three accomplices were remanded in custody by a Chipinge magistrate on Monday on charges of possessing a pangolin, which they attempted to sell... read more

Stray lion terrorizes villagers in Zimbabwe

March 20,2017 | adminstrator | Uncatergorized | No Comments

We are sharing with you an article which was reported in the Herald, a leading newspaper in Zimbabwe...

Stray lion terrorises villagers | source-The Herald :www.herald.co.zw

Noah Pito Noah Pito in Hurungwe ONE of the two stray lions that terrorised parts of Hurungwe West, killing 11 cattle and two donkeys over the past three weeks has ... read more

Survey: Massive Cheetah population decline in Zimbabwe

September 22,2016 | adminstrator | Uncatergorized | No Comments

Declining cheetah population in Zimbabwe...

Ma | source-The Herald :www.herald.co.zw

Zimbabwe's population of endangered cheetah's has declined by about 85% in the last 15 years with no more than 170 of those... read more