wild animals

Rescued Egret, Slash

Slash, a Cattle egret, came to Zanchieta at a very young age in December 2019/January 2020. During the holidays, a family who was traveling back to their destination, found him alongside the road. He was still very young and weak. All his siblings was already dead. They phoned Zanchieta and ask for help. Zanchieta took …

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Jimmy join Bobo at New Home

Remember Jimmy? Jimmy come to Zanchieta in August 2019. He was brought to Zanchieta by the Department of Economics , Small Business Development, Tourism and Environmental Affairs (Departement of Nature Conservation} all the way from the Eastern Cape. After a period of time during which we nurtured him,he was also taken to Stormberg, Burgersdorp (October …

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So sad to leave, I love this place so much. I will miss the animals so much and Miekie, Jeana, Lizette… even Martin “I’LL BE BACK” Charlie DK P.S    I’ll be back Love you all May ’17 to August ‘12


Thank you for two amazing months with a lot of amazing experiences! I am so grateful for all the stuff I have been able to do here. Zanchieta is a lovey place with a lot of awesome animals and funny people. I‘m gonna miss this a lot, so hopefully I will be back. And thank …

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