Painted Dog Conservation, Hwange

Nature / Park · Hidden Gem · Wildlife Area
Observe a project engaged to prevent the eradication of one of the most threatened African animals at Painted Dog Conservation. Founded in 1992 by Dr. Greg Rasmussen, the foundation serves to preserve the endangered African wild dogs and their habitat. The painted dog numbers at about 3,000, of which 700 are found in Zimbabwe--nearly double the amount before the project began. Listen to a guide's story of the conservation effort and rehabilitation, and see the dogs in their natural habitat. Work out when and for how long to visit Painted Dog Conservation and other Hwange attractions using our handy Hwange trip itinerary planning website.
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  • We were here on February 18, 2020. We had no knowledge of Painted Dogs Conservation or of the existence of this facility. But thanks to our local guide Randolf, we were able to visit this place and...  more »
  • During a three month trip to southern africa I had the pleasure to visit this place. The staff has been superfriendly and told me a lot of interesting facts about the wild dogs. What a great and...  more »
  • This conservancy projects which can be visited free of charge should be visited and supported. In the information centre the story of one of the local dogs is told, whilst a visit to the rehab camps.....  more »
  • Nice to see how they care for the painted dog , nice place to visit
  • A really good project
  • Nice place
  • Awesome
  • Not much to see. But it's free to visit
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