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Race Against Extinction | 36One Endurance race

Posted by Cheetah Preservation Foundation on Thu April 26, 2018 in Cheetah Preservation Foundation NPC.

Just recently, The Cheetah Preservation Foundation (CPF), a division of the Cango Wildlife Ranch, was represented in a local Dryland Events Management cycling event where we proudly raced against extinction. The cheetah is the world's fastest land animal and they are dangerously close to extinction. Approximately 6,900 of the big cats remain in the wild. The cheetah’s future is uncertain due to a variety of threats, of which the biggest is habitat loss.

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36One 2018 | A RACE AGAINST EXTINCTION

Posted by Cheetah Preservation Foundation on Tue April 10, 2018 in Cheetah Preservation Foundation NPC.

We will be joining forces with Dryland Events Management again this year, and our Operations Director, Hugo du Plessis will be taking part in the 36ONE event from 20 – 22 April 2018.

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Meerkat Mob born at Cango Wildlife Ranch

Posted on Sat March 24, 2018.

It’s been a little while since the squeaks of new-borns have had the Cango staff, especially animal-keepers, buzzing! Although the Zoological team had their suspicions that Macy, a 2 year old Slender Tailed Meerkat, might be ‘expecting’ …no one and nothing could prepare the team for the heart-melting, knee-rattling and jaw-dropping level of cuteness that was about to be experienced.

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CANGO WILDLIFE RANCH IS LOOKING FOR AN ANIMAL TRAINING COORDINATOR

Posted by Cango on Tue January 9, 2018 in Careers.

We are searching for a motivated, patient candidate who has a passion to work with animals, conservation as well as visitors.

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A promise to our animals...

Posted by Cango on Thu December 21, 2017 in Cango Wildlife Ranch - Out & About.

Cango Wildlife Ranch is a multi-accredited zoological facility and we uphold a high animal care standard.
With this we also have the important responsibility of educating the general public on every animal we house.

We always strive to set the bar of animal care as high as can possibly be attained - this is a formal practice which has been moulded for the past 30 years and is validated by various accreditations and practice regulations.

That being said... We have now taken our animal care standards to a whole new level as we are making our commitment public...

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International Cheetah Day - The Celebrations begin!

Posted by Cango on Fri December 1, 2017 in Cango Wildlife Ranch - Out & About.

International Cheetah Day has become an occasion for all people around the world to celebrate this unique feline icon of speed and grace.

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CANGO PRIDE - Staff bags amazing awards from PAAZA

Posted by Cango on Fri December 1, 2017 in Cango Wildlife Ranch - Out & About.

Cango Wildlife Ranch has gratefully accepted not 1 but 2 prestigious awards from PAAZA (Pan-African Association of Zoos & Aquaria)!

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Online Shop Coming Soon!

Posted on Fri November 24, 2017.

We are so excited to announce that our online shop is almost done!!

We are just finalizing our shop to make sure you have an amazing experience.

Included in our shop are the best of our on site Curio + adorable soft-toys who each have a special name tag representing one of our ambassador animals.

Watch this space!!

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Baby Boom: Cango Wildlife Ranch's precious new additions

Posted by Cango on Wed November 8, 2017 in Cango Wildlife Ranch - Out & About.

Cango Wildlife’s precious new additions!
It’s that time of year again… flowers are blooming, the sun is shining a little brighter and life is returning to what was a cool winters Karoo. The changes have brought around a wonderful baby boom on the ranch, ensuring that Spring really is a celebration of renewed life!
Born to the facility this past month is a gaggle of the fluffiest Egyptian Geese, Lorikeets, two Flying Fox pups, a petite little Springbok, a wide-eyed baby Brown Lemur and last but not least five very healthy and vibrant Cheetah cubs!

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One of our own represents in the Southern Chapter SATSA committee

Posted by Cango on Sat October 28, 2017 in Cango Wildlife Ranch - Out & About.

Exciting news!

SATSA has established a Southern Cape Chapter in order to better serve members in this beautiful part of the world - and our Assistant Director for Tourism, Cheetah reservation Foundation and Wild Animal Volunteers, Tammy Moult has been elected!

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