This is a “need to know” list sourced from bloodlions.org about cub petting, volunteering and conservation. Very few, if any of the private lion farms and predator breeding facilities in South Africa can be regarded as genuine conservation undertakings as they do not work in conjunction with recognised lion ecologists and scientists or any of the global predator … More Cub petting, Volunteerism & Conservation
I’ve come across a comprehensive list on Facebook page Volunteers in Africa Beware, that recommends good places to volunteer, bad ones to avoid, and ugly ones to completely steer clear of. This was found through research and I have not contributed to this list, I am merely sending the message along. THE UPDATED LIST (as of 24/10/2015) OF … More The Good, Bad and Ugly Lists For Volunteering Places in Africa
Until such time as the voice of the lion is heard, history will be written to glorify the hunter – African proverb I like lions. In fact, I love lions. As a little girl I wanted to be a lion. I would have this recurring dream that I was part of a pride of lions … More Cub to Trophy Kill Campaign
Imagine being woken in the middle of the night and forcibly marched out of your room. You’re blindfold, pushed up against a cold wall, and asked if you want to stand or sit. Someone marks a spot on your shirt, just above your heart with a marker. There’s so much commotion, your heart is racing … More Why Chan and Sukumaran should have been given life, instead of death.