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Big 5 Monitoring and Conservation Work
Thabazimbi, South Africa LEO Africa Agency | LEO Africa
Give your contribution towards wildlife monitoring & conservation and learn a lot about nature, park management and anti-poaching while living a lifetime experience!
Wildlife Centre Assistant
Lilongwe, Malawi Lilongwe Wildlife Trust NGO | Lilongwe Wildlife Trust
We are looking for dedicated and passionate volunteers to help us rehabilitate the wildlife that comes through our door.
Wild Cat Sanctuary
Kimberely, South Africa GoEco Agency | GoEco
Volunteer at a sanctuary that helps rehabilitate and release into the wild a variety of wild cats and other wildlife species.
African PrediCat Eco-Learning Experience
Plettenberg Bay, South Africa African Edu-Eco Agency | African Edu-Eco
This AMAZING 4-Week Program takes Eco-Learner's on an exciting journey through Husbandry, Welfare, Care, Management & Behavior of Predators & Cats.
Wildlife Sanctuary Assistant
Hartebeespoort, South Africa SAVE Foundation NGO | SAVE Foundation
Assist at a wildlife sanctuary that offers a safe haven for injured and orphaned animals in South Africa.
Big 5 Wildlife Protection
Hoedspruit, South Africa SAVE Foundation NGO | SAVE Foundation
This project offers you a unique experience and gives you the opportunity to observe and be a part of the research/monitoring teams on the reserve.
 Wildlife Reserve Supporter
Sidbury , South Africa Plan My Gap Year Agency | Plan My Gap Year
PMGY’s Big 5 Wildlife Experience is a life-changing experience that allows you to work behind the scenes on a world-class wildlife reserve in South Africa!
Wildlife Rescue and Rehabilitation Sanctuary
Lilongwe, Malawi Oceans 2 Earth NGO | Oceans 2 Earth
Help to promote and support wildlife conservation internationally as well as educate the local communities about it.
Big 5 Wildlife Conservation Assistant
Paterson, South Africa Khaya Volunteer Projects Agency | Khaya Volunteer Projects
The Big Five Safari Reserve gives volunteers the opportunity to work in a conservation area with the presence of elephants, lions, rhinos, buffaloes and leopards!
Wildlife Veterinary Training
Bloemfontein, South Africa The Wildest Trail Agency | The Wildest Trail
Boost your career with this fantastic wildlife veterinary training! Work hands-on with African icons of the savannah like lions, cheetahs, buffalo and many others.
Wildlife Conservation Experience
Mossel Bay, South Africa Nkonzo Bush Academy Agency | Nkonzo Bush Academy
Make an active difference in the future of free-roaming megafauna in Africa. Spend your days working in the bush and live at the beach; all while making a difference.
Centre for Orphaned and Injured Wildlife
Lilongwe, Malawi The Great Projects Agency | The Great Projects
Join the world renowned Lilongwe Wildlife Centre as an animal care volunteer or as a member of the veterinary team if you are a veterinary student.
Real Africa Experience
Kumasi, Ghana Plan My Gap Year Agency | Plan My Gap Year
Visit Ghana, Tanzania and South Africa on a 12 week long tour while making a social impact!
Big Cats Sanctuary
Stanford, South Africa Panthera Africa NGO | Panthera Africa
When being a volunteer at Panthera Africa we will offer you the unique opportunity to be involved behind the scenes and you can learn what it takes to run a sanctuary.
Endangered Species Protection
Hoedspruit, South Africa SAVE Foundation NGO | SAVE Foundation
The Endangered Species Project allows you to participate in hands on monitoring of some of Africa’s most endangered species.
Wild Cat Protection
Kimberley, Free State, South Africa SAVE Foundation NGO | SAVE Foundation
Our goal is to raise the big cats that we have as naturally as possible so that they can be released into the wild.
Wildlife Reserve Big Five Conservation
Port Elizabeth, South Africa The Great Projects Agency | The Great Projects
Volunteer with the 'Big Five' and the Born Free Big Cat Volunteer Foundation in one of South Africa's finest game reserves.
Wildlife Sanctuary Supporter
Windhoek, Namibia The Great Projects Agency | The Great Projects
We direct all our efforts towards the long term rehabilitation of animals. Experience hands-on volunteering with cheetahs, baboons, big cats and much more!
Wildlife Rehabilitation & Monitoring Supporter
Tsetsebjwe, Botswana Motse Eco-Volunteers NGO | Motse Eco-Volunteers
Volunteers at Motse work to rehabilitate reserve to a more natural state and help monitor the diverse wildlife.
Wildlife Conservation & Education Assistant
Kariba, Zimbabwe The VIKTORY Project NGO | The VIKTORY Project
Anti-poaching, monitoring and collection of data for all endemic flora and fauna. Educating primary school children and the youth about conservation & the environment.