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David Shepherd

Wildlife Foundation

DSWF is an effective wildlife conservation charity funding key projects in Africa and Asia working to save endangered wildlife. DSWF fights for greater legal protection of endangered species; funds international cross-border enforcement programmes; builds capacity of key law enforcement networks; supports undercover investigations into wildlife crime; campaigns to bring an end to the trade in the parts of endangered wildlife and equips and trains rangers to protect vulnerable wildlife populations from poachers.

Our Work

“Since seeing hundreds of dead animals around a waterhole poisoned by poachers I have vowed to fight for the survival of wildlife."

- David Shepherd CBE FRSA

BEAUTIFUL WILDLIFE ART

The Art of Survival: Wildlife art for conservation

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DSWF supports vital wildlife conservation projects across Africa and Asia that achieve real results for the survival of endangered species. We help rescue and return animals to the wild when found orphaned or in the hands of poachers; support research into human wildlife conflict to create long-term solutions; monitor key wildlife populations to better understand their needs and equip and train anti-poaching teams.

News

New David Shepherd DVD Released!

24th May 2018

First shown on the BBC back in 1971 and now nearly 50 years on, ‘The Man Who Loves Giants’ has been released for the first time on DVD. The film has been made available through Kingfisher Productions, by special arrangement…

First shown on the BBC back in 1971 and now nearly 50 years on, ‘The Man Who Loves Giants’ has…

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Gamers Support DSWF with New Conservation App!

24th May 2018

A wildlife reserve in crisis, a species on the brink of extinction - only a conservation hero can save the day! You can now support DSWF by playing ‘Conservation Crisis’ – a new mobile phone app based on the challenges of…

A wildlife reserve in crisis, a species on the brink of extinction – only a conservation hero can save the…

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Six Towns Walk to Save the Tiger!

24th May 2018

Ten friends, ten miles and six towns – the ‘TigerTime’ walk around the Staffordshire pottery towns this June is now in its third year and aims to raise £1,000 to help save wild tigers from extinction. The sponsored walk on…

Ten friends, ten miles and six towns – the ‘TigerTime’ walk around the Staffordshire pottery towns this June is now…

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Engage

Click the images below to learn all about each of the endangered animals we are fighting to protect.