A young rhino called Bahati has been caught in a snare, which he has managed to snap but which has left him with deep wounds that needed to be treated as soon as possible. The Kenya Wildlife Service and rangers have been tracking him since Thursday morning but haven’t been able to find him yet. Keep your fingers crossed for this little rhino and prey he gets the treatment he needs soon!
A hyena saved from the poacher’s snare in Liuwa.
The African Wildlife Conservation Fund rescues a brown hyaena trapped in a snare only to discover that she has just given birth to three pups.
A young bull elephant is saved from a poacher’s snare in Botswana by the Elephants Without Borders team. See the pictures
Today in Rwanda, field staff of the Dian Fossey Gorilla Fund observed several young gorillas from Kuryama’s group destroying snares set by poachers! “We knew that gorillas do this but all of the reported cases in the past were carried out by adult gorillas, mostly silverbacks,” said Veronica Vecellio, gorilla program coordinator at the Karisoke Research Center. “Today, two …