Papier Mache

Cheetahs

The volunteers had some fun getting messy this week all in aid of providing our animals with some enrichment. We set them the challenge to create balls out of papier mache that we then filled with delicious treats for some of our residents. Cheetah and leopard vs watermelon This month it was time for the cheetahs and leopards to take […]

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Enrichment

honey badger

It was an eventful week here at the centre, fun all around! Many of the animals experienced something new this week due to the generosity of our great volunteers! They bought a whole lot of exciting things including watermelons and pumpkins for the lions and ostrich eggs for the honey badgers! First up… honey badger vs ostrich egg It took […]

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Amur Falcon

Amur Falcon

A few months ago, a caring couple brought us an Amur Falcon all the way from Middleburg! They drove 3 and a half hours to bring him here as he had a wound on his wing which was impairing his flying ability. We checked him out on arrival and found that he was very skinny. Whilst the wound on his […]

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Porcupine baby

Porcupine baby

At the beginning of June a young porcupine was brought to us from a local farmer, she was estimated to be about 2 months old and found wandering alone. Porcupines usually wean at about 3 months old so this little one was still too young to be on her own just yet. Nikita has taken on role of mum and […]

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