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Media Release: SANParks mourns the death of a pioneering wildlife vet

25 April 2012

He worked with Operation Rhino to save rhinos from extinction and helped develop a “miracle drug” that enabled him to capture and relocate rhinos in South Africa and Africa. Dr David Mabunda, Chief Executive Officer, SANParks said, “His death is a great loss to the conservation sector and our sympathy goes out to the family for the loss of their loved one”.  

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SANParks, Tel: (012) 426 5000

Media enquiries:
Gabrielle Venter – Manager: Media & Stakeholder Relations, SANParks.
Tel: (012) 426-5065 or Cell: 083 825-9435