South Africa to lift ban on domestic trade in rhino horn

April 6, 2017

South Africa’s top court yesterday ruled in favour of lifting a government supported moratorium banning the domestic trade in rhino…

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Elephant collaring signals next step back to the wild

April 5, 2017

Last week was a busy one for the Elephant Orphanage Project (EOP) team at the Kafue Release Facility as five orphans from the…

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Join renowned wildlife artist Richard Symonds on an artistic adventure to Antarctica

April 4, 2017

Artist Richard Symonds is excited to announce that he will be joining a journey to Antarctica with wildlife specialists, Natural…

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Adoptions that go to the heart of our work

March 29, 2017

The new elephants have arrived from Zambia!  Like all DSWF adoptions our elephants, Nkala and Chamilandu are really special and…

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New scientific survey confirms presence of the world’s second breeding population of Indochinese tigers

March 28, 2017

NEWS RELEASE: Bangkok, Thailand – In a welcome sign of hope for the endangered tiger, a new scientific survey has…

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Global Canvas winners named at Natural History Museum

March 24, 2017

The final of the David Shepherd Wildlife Foundation’s annual Global Canvas Art and Poetry competition for children showcased a fabulous celebration of ‘Our…

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DSWF supports Hong Kong’s move to close its domestic ivory market but calls for a reduced timeframe

March 17, 2017

The David Shepherd Wildlife Foundation (DSWF) has pledged its support and commended the actions taken by the Government of Hong Kong…

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For walls and wildlife

March 13, 2017

These fabulous surfboards have been painted up in an exciting collaboration between the artist granddaughter of David Shepherd, Emily Lamb…

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The Global Canvas Shortlist

March 10, 2017

Hundreds of talented children have been shortlisted to display their work at  London’s Natural History Museum this month. Pupils from fifteen…

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Happy World Wildlife Day – Listen to Young Voices

March 1, 2017

March 3 is World Wildlife Day and this year the theme is ‘Listen to the young voices’. Inspiring young people…

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