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Oct28

Banzi's Story: A Wildlife Miracle

CATEGORIES // Capecheetah-blog

SAVING THE FASTEST RUNNING ANIMAL ON EARTH

Banzi's Story: A Wildlife Miracle

When Banzi was two months old, we (the Cape Cheetah team), realised that he had a problem with his legs. They started to grow out to the sides. Our handlers took some photos and send it to our vets Alex Lewis and the greatest cheetah specialists: Professor Metzler and Professor Tubessing . All of them had the same answer...There is nothing you can do and cheetah facing this genetic deficiancy had no chance to survive . He had a...

Aug03

10 Realistic Ways to Save the Rhino in South Africa

CATEGORIES // Rhinoprotect-blog

HOW YOU CAN HELP

10 REALISTIC WAYS TO SAVE THE RHINO It saddens one to think that the rhino is being hunted down for the value that its horn provides to dealers from Asian countries such as Taiwan, South Korea and China, where they would use it in traditional medicines. Middle Eastern countries like Oman and Yemen use it to make all kinds of ornaments that include ceremonial daggers and other jewellery. According to The Guardian, in August 2011 the...

Aug02

10 Creative Ways to Save the Cheetah

CATEGORIES // Capecheetah-blog

GET INVOLVED IN THE FIGHT FOR LIFE!

According to a UNEP (United Nations Environment Program) report, the main reasons driving cheetahs to their extinction are "habitat loss and degradation, urban development and hunting". This sad reality results in the fact that, today, the cheetah population stands at 10% of their historic highs. In whole Africa, the estimated number of adults is not more than 10 000 and less than a thousand in South Africa. Moreover the loss of...

Jul31

Rhino Anti-Poaching Solutions

CATEGORIES // Rhinoprotect-blog

HOW TO SAVE THE RHINOS IN SOUTH AFRICA

Rhino Anti-Poaching Solutions

Rhinos of South Africa are the unfortunate victims of the horn trafficking meeting the demand of the Asian market using horns in some traditional remedies. According to the last updated statistics, dated 17 July 2012 of the Department of Environmental Affairs, last year has resulted in the slaughter of 448 rhinos, which means 115 more that in 2010. Has the extinction of the South African rhinos reach thepoint of no return yet?This...

Apr28

Stand Up

CATEGORIES // Rhinoprotect-blog

Video

Famous Reggae band The Wailers graced our shores for a quick visit in Cape Town to play a very special charity gig in aid of the RhinoProtect initiative. The 'Stand Up' event was on the 27th April Friday at Trinity Night Club with support acts being Fox Comet and The Rudimentals. One Small Seed captured some great live footage of all three acts after the interview.  

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Reservations & Info

Inverdoorn Game Reserve

 

PO BOX 304 SEA POINT 8060
CAPE TOWN SOUTH AFRICA

Tel:  +27 (0)214 344 639
Fax: +27 (0)214 331 157

Mail: info@inverdoorn.com

Meet The Team

  • Meeting the Volunteers: Kirsty Woodhead

    Meeting the Volunteers: Kirsty Woodhead

    Before meeting Kirsty Woodhead, I knew that she had South African roots and was curious to hear her accent. Having moved to Canada at a young age, she has lost her accent and laments this...

  • Meet the Team: Lana Simon

    Meet the Team: Lana Simon

    The staff at Inverdoorn hail from various parts of South Africa, and even other parts of the world. As a result they all have very different and diverse backgrounds, but are connected by...

  • Meet the team: Caroline

    Meet the team: Caroline

    Inverdoorn – What better way to get to know someone than in their own words?   Meet Caroline, happy, young and in love with Cheetahs.    Below, you can read about...

  • Meet the Team: Mekka Pietersen

    Meet the Team: Mekka Pietersen

    When you meet Mekka Pietersen, our Assistant Lodge Manager, you will be greeted with the biggest, warmest smile. She was born at Inverdoorn, where her family has lived for three...

Keep up to Date

For all the latest news about your favourite animals at Inverdoorn like us on Facebook or follow us on Twitter for the latest news and blog posts about the cheetahs, the rhinos, the lions and all the other animals that live on the reserve. Read about the people who look after them and have dedicated their lives to wildlife and its conservation.

Share Your View

Did you enjoy your trip to Inverdoorn? Submit a review to Trip Advisor or send us a review via our website. We want to hear all about your trip: what you liked, what you saw, the best parts and any suggestions and ideas for how we can improve the experience for YOU are also welcome. You can read what others have said about us by checking out some of the articles and press releases or chat to other guests on Trip Advisor. You can even join our Inverdoorn Community and stay in touch with our rangers, animal handlers and other guests.

Contact Infos

Inverdoorn Game Reserve

PO BOX 304 SEA POINT 8060
CAPE TOWN SOUTH AFRICA

Tel:  +27 (0)214 344 639
Fax: +27 (0)214 331 157

Mail: info@inverdoorn.com

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