Capturing for scientific research

If all the conflict in the world could be wiped away, what a wonderful world this would be - conflict revolution to peaceful coexistence. To get an understanding of HWC (Human Wildlife Conflict) between farmers and predators, you have to learn from the masters themselves. Currently I am capturing and fitting GPS collars to Jackal and Caracal, enjoying the privilege to work with these amazing and highly intelligent predators. And in this process helping humans (farmers) to understand the chal...
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Sharing Mutual Interests

What an absolute honour and privilege it was to host Dr. Benjamin Allen en his family for a week on my farm in the Karoo. Dr Allen (Vice-Chancellor's Senior Research Fellow/Wildlife Research Australia) is working in Australia on Wildlife and especially on predators and predation management strategies. He is widely recognized for his expertise on dingos. The Dingo (Canis lupus dingo) in Australia, like the Black backed jackal (Canis mesomelas) in South Africa is accountable for most of the li...
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