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Should hunting in Africa be banned?

African countries face pressure to ban hunting, but this 'sport' may contribute to conservation efforts by generating money for breeding programmes. But getting the right laws in place remains a challenge.

How to help animals caught in the fire

With the Cape Fires showing no signs of slowing, the thoughts of many have turned to the animals and other wildlife caught in the flames. What are they going through and how can you help?

Snake bites: what to do

South Africa has several venomous snakes. Here's how to prevent snake bites and what to do if someone gets bitten.

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The poor animals caught in the Cape Fire

With the Cape Fires showing no signs of slowing, the thoughts of many have turned to the animals and other wildlife caught in the flames. What are they going through and how can you help?

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