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Posted by Cango on Sat March 24, 2018 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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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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Posted by Cango on Tue January 9, 2018 in Careers.

Reports to : Wild Animal Volunteer Manager
Sub-Ordinates: Wild Animal Volunteer Hosts


Ensuring our volunteer program is properly integrated, liaising with the Animal Department and ensuring the smooth running of the Wild Animal Volunteer Program, hosts and volunteers. To be able to stand in as Host if needed. Assisting with the volunteer accommodation lodges in conjunction with the Lodge Manager. Assisting the Wild Animal Volunteer Manager as and when required with day to day administration including correspondence, bookings, payments, marketing and any ad hoc duties.

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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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Axolotl - Weird and Wonderful!

Posted on Thu October 26, 2017.

With big branch-like gills, lizard-like limbs, and a cute perma-smile, it’s hard not to fall in love with the axolotl.

This amazing animal can regenerate limbs!!

Meet Lourens - Oudtshoorns' only Axolotl!

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