Pertaining to issues and news of wildlife health, welfare and conservation.

June 26, 2018

Drill Ranch Nigeria is hiring Vets and more. Apply now!

Drill Ranch Nigeria is recruiting! Endangered Primate Rehab: Qualified personnel needed as project administrators, veterinary and technical advisors Project Description: Founded in 1991, Drill Ranch maintains […]
March 18, 2018

Update on killing of Elephant in Idanre, Ondo State

Residents and farmers in six communities in Idanre Local Government Area of Ondo State are living in palpable fear over the killing of one of the […]
March 11, 2018

Are you interested in joining a cause for Wildlife Conservation in Nigeria? Read this!

Earlier this week, there were reports of a local hunter who killed an elephant for sport and game in Idanre Hills, Ondo State, Nigeria. This brought […]
October 6, 2017

Attention! Monkey Pox Virus – A new disease outbreak in Nigeria?

On Thursday, 5th October, 2017, the Nigerian Center for Disease Control (NCDC) released a press statement confirming an outbreak of a new contagious viral disease, Monkey […]
April 10, 2017

DINOSAURS! What do you know about them?

DINOSAURS!!! When we hear the word “Dinosaurs”, we might imagine something ancient and large lumbering around the jungle and eating anything in sight. This imagination is […]
September 23, 2016

10 Facts You Didn’t Know About Vultures

The predictable reactions when people hear the name “Vulture” is a mixture of horror, disgust and all things that are dead, ugly and rotten. And though […]
May 11, 2016


Ants are one of the most widely spread creatures in the world. Though they are most prevalent in tropical forests, they can be found in almost […]
April 20, 2016

The Powerful Eagle

The Eagle Type: Bird                                              Conservation Status: Least concern Diet: Carnivore                                      Average life span: 28 – 30 years Weight: 3 to 7 kg        […]
March 23, 2016


ANACONDA   Type: Reptile                                                           Diet: Carnivore Average life span in the wild: 10 years        Size: 20 to 30 ft (6 to 9 m) Weight: Up […]
March 8, 2016


Crocodile Type: Reptile                                                                         Diet: Carnivore Average life span in the wild: 45 -70 years              Size: 15 – 17 ft (4.5 – 5 m) Weight: […]
March 3, 2016

March 3 – #WorldWildlifeDay

2016 Theme: “The future of wildlife is in our hands” Follow the conversation and Discussion on Twitter and other Social Media using the hash-tag #WorldWildlifeDay World […]
March 1, 2016

Have you met SNOWFLAKE??

Have you met snowflake? Snowflake is the only known albino gorilla in history! He was a male wild-born Western Lowland Gorilla captured from the Equatorial Guinea […]
February 29, 2016

Western Lowland Gorillas

We present to you the WESTERN LOWLAND GORILLAS!   Quick Facts Type: Mammal                                                       Diet: Omnivore (mostly Vegetarian) Average life span in the wild: 35 years […]