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Captive lion industry breeds concerns
10th December 2019

On Tuesday, 26 November, the eThekwini Municipality’s Durban Natural Science Museum hosted a biodiversity seminar to highlight the issues around captive…

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City hosts seminar on plight of lions bred in captivity
26th November 2019

The eThekwini Municipality will host the Lions across Africa seminar to highlight key biodiversity and conservation issues today (Tuesday, 26 November)…

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Exclusive: Inside a controversial South African lion farm
21st November 2019

Lichtenburg, South Africa – Thirty-four lions were crammed into a muddy enclosure meant for three. Rotting chicken carcasses and cattle body…

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Cape Epic stalwarts Steyn and Nixon tackle Southern Cross
20th November 2019

Having never missed a Cape Epic, Hannele Steyn and Mike Nixon are currently one third of the way into a gruelling…

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SATSA’s Animal Interaction Guidelines draw a clear line..
4th November 2019

Animal interactions continue to be an issue, in a tourism industry striving to offer more sustainable and responsible activities. As a…

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BREAKING NEWS: SATSA releases Animal Interaction Guidelines for Tourism Industry
1st November 2019

Press Release: 01 November, 2019 Yesterday, 31 October, the Southern Africa Tourism Services Association (SATSA) launched their Animal Interaction Guidelines following…

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Reclassification of 33 wild mammal species under the Animal Improvement Act
30th October 2019

MEDIA STATEMENT BY THE COALITION TO STOP CAPTIVE BREEDING AND KEEPING OF LIONS AND OTHER BIG CATS FOR COMMERCIAL PURPOSES (The…

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Lions Classified as Farm Animals:
28th October 2019

Why You Should Care Humans have been domesticating and farming animals for decades, millennia even. However, people all around the world…

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Update on state of captive lion breeding in South Africa
22nd October 2019

The Committee was given a presentation on behalf of the Elizabeth Margaret Steyn (EMS) Foundation on the canned lion hunting and…

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Absa Cape Epic Last Lions ride the Southern Cross
16th October 2019

Mike Nixon one of the 3 Last Lions and Hannele Steyn the only woman in the world to have completed every…

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