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Cango Careers: Animal Handler

Posted by Cango on Fri August 30, 2019 in Careers.

If you have a passion for animals, conservation and people - this amazing opportunity is for you!

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Conservation & Your business

Posted by Cheetah Preservation Foundation on Thu August 29, 2019 in Cheetah Preservation Foundation NPC.

As the last generation to change the future of our natural world, no business can operate without contributing in one way or the other to assist in saving the most valuable thing the human race has - our very delicate eco-system.

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Vultures Flight - WIN for International Vulture Day!

Posted by Cheetah Preservation Foundation on Tue August 20, 2019 in Cheetah Preservation Foundation NPC.

The 7th of September is International Vulture Day and we're on a rescue mission of note!

Southern Africa is home to nine irreplaceable vulture species, of which two are endangered, 6 are critically endangered and one is already extinct.

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Public Response to Recent World Animal Protection Report

Posted by Cango on Fri August 16, 2019 in Cango Wildlife Ranch - Out & About.

ATTENTION: WAP (World Animal Protection)

Cango Wildlife Ranch has been in operation for over 34 years, under the current ownership, with the primary focus of premium animal care and public education. Our driving force remains our conservation efforts, research, rehabilitation and public awareness. However, based on the document released, there seems to be a grave misunderstanding of what we do and in turn, enormous and irresponsible accusations that could impact our facility, and the credible work that we do, both for our animals and in our community. The ‘report’ concerning Cango Wildlife Ranch is reckless, libellous and unfounded and it is completely outrageous that we have been lumped with performance/entertainment centres, with no credibility what-so-ever, and that it has been published as such.

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International Cycle to Work Day

Posted by Cango on Mon August 12, 2019 in Cango Wildlife Ranch - Out & About.


‘International Cycle to Work Day’ is for everyone!

Cycling has loads of health and cost saving benefits, and it could help save our planet from climate change catastrophes. This year we're making it even more exciting by giving away loads of amazing prizes worth R5000!

It's as easy as 1 2 3: On 15 August capture the moment via video/photo comment on our post and stand a chance to win!

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A tribute to Liz on Woman's Day

Posted by Cango on Fri August 9, 2019 in Cango Wildlife Ranch - Out & About.

Never underestimate the power of a woman!

In 2011, Liz, a female Nile Crocodile still residing at Cango Wildlife Ranch, had a series of painful operations lasting eight hours to remove a Coca-Cola can from her stomach - and lives to prove that she is a survivor!

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Cango Careers: Animal Assistant

Posted by Cango on Fri August 9, 2019 in Careers.

The role of an Animal Assistant is to assist in the daily tasks of the animal department. There are 3 different sections where the animal assistant will be working: Reptile Section, Mammal & Bird Section and Cat section.

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WAZA's Response to Recent World Animal Protection Report

Posted by Cango on Wed July 31, 2019 in Cango Wildlife Ranch - Out & About.

World Animal Protection (WAP) this week launched a public action campaign against WAZA regarding visitor interactions in zoos and aquariums, "urging WAZA to lead the way by offering clear animal welfare guidelines... and monitor and actively work with members to ensure they do not offer cruel and demeaning shows and activities." More information on the campaign as well as WAP's report can be read here: https://www.worldanimalprotection.org/take-action/waza

Below is WAZA's public statement in response to the campaign:

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Cango Careers: Instandhouding Assistent

Posted by Cango on Tue July 23, 2019 in Careers.


Die rol van die Instandhouding assistent is om behulpsaam te wees in die daaglikse take van die Instandhoudings Afdeling

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Cango Careers: Volunteer Host Vacancy

Posted by Cango on Wed July 10, 2019 in Careers.

Are you on the lookout for a new and exciting opportunity with people and animals?

Cango Wildlife Ranch in Oudtshoorn currently has a vacancy for a young energetic person to be a Host for our Wild Animal Volunteer Program.

If you enjoy working with animals as well as people and have an energetic and upbeat personality, then you are the one we are looking for!

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