The Kevin Richardson Wildlife Sanctuary’s mission is to provide a self-sustaining African carnivore sanctuary for the purposes of wild species preservation through education, awareness and funding, especially pertaining to the rapid decline of large carnivores in Africa due to habitat loss, human-predator conflict, unscrupulous hunting, disease and their illegal trade.
Commonly referred to as the king of the jungle, Lions combine beauty with strength, and this makes them one of the most majestic animals in the world. The combination of brains and brawn means that they’re experts when it comes to raising their families, marking their territories, hunting and socializing. However, despite their commanding presence, Lions are considered to be vulnerable due to hunting, habitat loss and diseases. In this infographic, the team at African Conservation Experience…
"The Big Five" of South Africa - Lion, Leopard, African elephant, Cape buffalo, Black rhinoceros. The phrase Big Five Game was coined by big game hunters and refers to the five most difficult animals in Africa to hunt on foot. #Safari #SouthAfrica #Wildlife
MGM Grand Lions - one of my favorite experiences in Vegas was holding a lion cub, Nugget, at the MGM Grand. If you love animals, especially big cats, well worth standing in line and the price of admission for a few minutes to do this!