Update on Philippa’s treatment – 14 May 2016

On Saturday 14 May 2016, Philippa underwent another treatment procedure. Dr. Rogers, Janelle (Dr Rogers’ assistant) and Christo (HESC head curator) went ahead of the rest of the team to dart and stabilise…

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Another orphaned baby rhino arrives at HESC after her mother is poached

On Sunday 24 April, we took in yet another new orphaned baby rhino. This was hardly two weeks following the arrival of baby Nhlanhla. This baby rhino, named Olivia, is the second…

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Spotlight on Damien Mander, head of the International Anti-Poaching Foundation (IAPF)

We had a visit from Damien Mander, who heads the International Anti-Poaching Foundation (IAPF). The IAPF is an institution that focuses on ranger training, operations, and integrating modern technology and…

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UPDATE ON THE POACHED RHINOS FROM HESC’S VET, NINA KISCH

Unfortunately, it seems as if our team will continually be battling the need to keep the rhinos’ wounds covered, particularly as we head into summer which brings an abundance of flies.…

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