Congratulations and a huge thank you to our courageous London Marathon runners!

May 11, 2018

Marvellous Marathon Runners! The weather at this year’s London Marathon was the hottest on record, but team DSWF were on…

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‘Huge Variety’ of Amazing Art – Video

May 4, 2018

David Shepherd’s granddaughter Georgina enthuses about the ‘huge variety’ – depth, colour and detail – of amazing art on show…

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Wildlife Artist of the Year 2018 Winners

May 2, 2018

Stunning Storks Scoop Top Wildlife Art Prize Artist Radka Kirby with her striking oil painting of saddle-billed storks has been…

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International Ivory Policy

April 20, 2018

The adverse impact of legalised ivory trade on elephant conservation In 1997 the CITES Conference agreed to the so-called “Harare…

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Snow Leopard Cubs: Milestone achieved through David Shepherd Wildlife Foundation funding

April 10, 2018

We are delighted to share with you recent news from our project partners, Snow Leopard Trust (SLT), in Kyrgyzstan where…

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UK to ban most commercial trade in ivory

April 3, 2018

The David Shepherd Wildlife Foundation (DSWF) welcomes today’s announcement by the Secretary of State for the Environment, the Rt Hon…

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The sculpture that stands in memory of Sudan, the last male northern white rhino.

March 20, 2018

In light of today’s sad news – the loss of the last male northern white rhino, Sudan – we have…

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A tragic end to the sizeable story of a tiny elephant

March 20, 2018

It was hard not to fall in love with Matizye, the tiny, five-month-old charismatic baby elephant orphan who captured the…

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Global Canvas 2018 breaks waves!

March 19, 2018

Global Canvas 2018 breaks waves with a record number of sea-themed entries for this year’s children’s art competition, including the…

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Another page to the Cinderella story

February 20, 2018

Zolushka (Russian for Cinderella) is a tigress with a heart-warming tale, and one that has been close to David Shepherd…

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