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WORLD RHINO DAY

WORLD RHINO DAY

Support our two rhino charities this World Rhino Day!

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INSPIRING INDIVIDUALS: Connie Allen

INSPIRING INDIVIDUALS: Connie Allen

This week "Inspiring Individual" is Elephants Researcher and Wildlife Photographer Connie Allen.

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5 REMARKABLE PANGOLIN FACTS

5 REMARKABLE PANGOLIN FACTS

5 remarkable facts about the most trafficked mammal in the world: the Pangolin.

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CHARITY FOCUS: NKOMBE RHINO

CHARITY FOCUS: NKOMBE RHINO

Overview Nkombe Rhino was founded in 2010 by South African native and Rugby professional Joe Pietersen and his brother Willem. They spent their childhood surrounded by the most biodiversity and variety of wild spaces, daily access to explore and had “the privilege of being exposed to nature from a young age, giving us the opportunity to form an opinion early and impact nature in our way.” Nkombe Rhino is an organisation that started out focusing on protecting Rhinos by helping anti-poaching units, veterinarians and helicopter pilots with the aim to “pool resources through sustainable partnerships to better impact the conservation...

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TRAINING DOGS FOR ANTI-POACHING

TRAINING DOGS FOR ANTI-POACHING

Anti-poaching units are adding specially trained tracking dogs to their toolkits to detect human scent and wildlife products: the K9 units.

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INSPIRING INDIVIDUALS: Greta F. Iori

INSPIRING INDIVIDUALS: Greta F. Iori

Greta F. Iori is this week "Inspiring individual". Follow this Mother Earth Ambassador's journey and her inspired career countering illegal wildlife trade and driving sustainable solutions for human-wildlife conflict.

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FREE SEPTEMBER DOWNLOAD

FREE SEPTEMBER DOWNLOAD

For World Rhino Day, our September 2020 Free Download is our Rhino wallpaper! 

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A DAY IN THE LIFE OF A NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC FILMMAKER

A DAY IN THE LIFE OF A NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC FILMMAKER

I’m often asked what it’s like to be a National Geographic cinematographer, what a typical day looks like. The reality is, there is no typical day and it’s one of the many reasons I love this line of work! So, in anticipation of Women's Equality Day on Wednesday 26th August I’ve decided to share a day from one of my National Geographic documentaries ‘The Real Black Panther’, which involved over 18 months of fieldwork in a remote region of South-West India tracking and filming a rare melanistic leopard. My alarm wakes me at 5am and I groggily get up, still...

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INSPIRING INDIVIDUALS: Colleen Gara

INSPIRING INDIVIDUALS: Colleen Gara

Wildlife photographer and wolves passionate Colleen Gara is this week "Inspiring individual".

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10 Wildlife Photography Tips by Shannon Wild

10 Wildlife Photography Tips by Shannon Wild

Learn about wildlife photography with tips from National Geographic photographer and filmmaker Shannon Wild.

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5 GIGANTIC WHALES FACTS

5 GIGANTIC WHALES FACTS

Whales are the world's largest mammal and the gentle giants of our oceans. Here are 5 facts you may not know about these fascinating creatures.

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CHARITY FOCUS: SAVING THE SURVIVORS

CHARITY FOCUS: SAVING THE SURVIVORS

Meet our brand-new charity partner in wildlife conservation: Saving the Survivors

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INSPIRING INDIVIDUALS: Drew Hopper

INSPIRING INDIVIDUALS: Drew Hopper

This week inspiring individual is the photographer of majestic landscapes, Drew Hopper.

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FREE AUGUST DOWNLOADS

FREE AUGUST DOWNLOADS

To celebrate World Elephant day, our August 2020 Free Download is our Elephant wallpaper with illustrator Olga Skorobogatova.

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5 LION WILD FACTS

5 LION WILD FACTS

Here 5 facts you may not know about the ‘King of the jungle’!

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INSPIRING INDIVIDUALS: Sarah Wilder

INSPIRING INDIVIDUALS: Sarah Wilder

This week's "Inspiring individual is Sarah Wilder, a conscious creator passionate about helping people connect with their inner wild nature.

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CHARITY SPOTLIGHT: GROUND HORNBILL

CHARITY SPOTLIGHT: GROUND HORNBILL

Meet our brand-new charity partners in Ground Hornbill Conservation: APNR and Mabula Ground-Hornbill Projects

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INSPIRING INDIVIDUALS: Katia Moochooram

INSPIRING INDIVIDUALS: Katia Moochooram

This month's 'Inspiring Individual' is Island beauty queen and Earth advocate Katia Moochooram

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SPECIAL GIVEAWAY: 10K FOLLOWERS CELEBRATION

SPECIAL GIVEAWAY: 10K FOLLOWERS CELEBRATION

We're celebrating 10,000 followers on Instagram with a giveaway!

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5 FUN FACTS ABOUT EQUINES

5 FUN FACTS ABOUT EQUINES

In their honor, we have compiled 5 facts that you might not know about these incredible animals.

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FREE JULY DOWNLOADS

FREE JULY DOWNLOADS

The July 2020 free download is our leopard wallpapers with illustrator Birdhouse!

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6 TRAVEL TIPS

6 TRAVEL TIPS

Open the gates! Itchy feet are starting to shift all over the world as Covid-19 travel restrictions begin to lift in various stages. With travel in mind, we wanted to share some of the top travel tips we use to keep the process as smooth as possible. 

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INSPIRING INDIVIDUALS: Nicole Eddy

INSPIRING INDIVIDUALS: Nicole Eddy

Nicole Eddy is an adventurer and a traveller, documenting her journeys into nature and taking us along for the ride. She’s happiest on a hike or in the barrel of a wave and is constantly in search of moments that make her “high on life”. 

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CELEBRATE WORLD OCEANS DAY WITH VATUVARA FOUNDATION FIJI

CELEBRATE WORLD OCEANS DAY WITH VATUVARA FOUNDATION FIJI

This week, we’re diving deep and turning a focus to the crucial conservation of marine life in celebration of World Oceans Day on the 8th of June. The Vatuvara Foundation combines science with the input of the local community in order to conserve the island’s reefs in a sustainable way. 

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CHARITY FOCUS: INVICTUS K9, HOW IT ALL BEGAN

CHARITY FOCUS: INVICTUS K9, HOW IT ALL BEGAN

Invictus K9’s specialized canine units track suspected poachers, search for and indicate the presence of illegal wildlife products, firearms and ammunition in Zambia, Zimbabwe, Kenya, Namibia, Democratic Republic of Congo and South Africa.

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FREE JUNE DOWNLOADS

FREE JUNE DOWNLOADS

To celebrate World Oceans Day, the June 2020 free download is our ocean wallpapers with Ira Gunawan!

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WE SEE YOU, DADS! FATHER'S DAY GIFTS

WE SEE YOU, DADS! FATHER'S DAY GIFTS

For Father’s Day, we wanted to make it easy and affordable to treat our Dads and co-parents from afar, which is why we’re running a Father’s Day sale offering 20% off our hand-crafted unisex bracelets. 

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5 UNEXPECTED HYENA FACTS

5 UNEXPECTED HYENA FACTS

Hyenas often have a bad reputation, likely from being the carrion-eating villains of The Lion King. However, spotted hyenas are actually very intelligent and full of surprises. Find out why with these 5 unexpected facts :)

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GRADUATION GIFT IDEAS FOR 2020

GRADUATION GIFT IDEAS FOR 2020

The graduation season is fast approaching and, with it, the opportunity to gift a loved one something useful or celebratory as they head into a new and exciting period of life. Given the current situation worldwide it’s also the perfect time to bring some escapism into their lives!

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5 CHEETAH AMAZING FACTS

5 CHEETAH AMAZING FACTS

Cheetah is one of the most well known large cat in the world, however it’s an atypical member of the Felidae family.Check here why with the 5 amazing facts that we compiled for you!

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TOP 5 SAFARI DESTINATIONS

TOP 5 SAFARI DESTINATIONS

Africa is a tourism hotspot, the home of safari and a place studded with pure, unadulterated wilderness areas. In honor of our heartland and National Travel and Tourism Week, we’re highlighting our founder, Shannon Wild’s top five safari destinations.

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FREE MAY DOWNLOADS

FREE MAY DOWNLOADS

The May 2020 Free download is our Pangolin wallpapers with Friederike Ablang! 

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HOW TO MAKE YOUR HOME ECO-FRIENDLY

HOW TO MAKE YOUR HOME ECO-FRIENDLY

How to Make Your Home Eco-Friendly to Help Benefit the Environment and Wildlife Near You!

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ANIMAL VOLUNTEERING OPPORTUNITIES

ANIMAL VOLUNTEERING OPPORTUNITIES

Two amazing animal volunteering opportunities through The Blackwater Sanctuary and the Wild Tomorrow Fund. You can help in person in India or South Africa or help from home! 

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CHARITY FOCUS - BACKWATER SANCTUARY

CHARITY FOCUS - BACKWATER SANCTUARY

Founded by Zoha Jung Nambiar in 2018, The Backwater Sanctuary is a non-profit, committed to the successful rehabilitation of horses, ponies & donkeys suffering from abandonment, abuse or neglect in India.

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LOVE FROM LOCKDOWN: MOTHER'S DAY GIFTS

LOVE FROM LOCKDOWN: MOTHER'S DAY GIFTS

Looking for the perfect Mother’s Day Gift? Women supporting women with one of these beautiful bracelets.

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FREE APRIL DOWNLOADS

FREE APRIL DOWNLOADS

Our April 2020 Free Download is our Koala wallpaper by Andrijana aka Luthein! 

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5 REMARKABLE FACTS ABOUT LEOPARD

5 REMARKABLE FACTS ABOUT LEOPARD

Leopards are probably one of the most secretive and elusive animals and they can be very difficult to spot in the wild. That’s why we decided to compile 5 remarkable facts you might not know about them.

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Marketing and Business Development Internship

Marketing and Business Development Internship

Wild In Africa Bracelets for Wildlife is offering a remote Marketing and Business Development Internship with a duration of 2-3 months this summer.

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CHARITY FOCUS - ZAMBIAN CARNIVORE PROGRAMME

CHARITY FOCUS - ZAMBIAN CARNIVORE PROGRAMME

Wild In Africa supports the incredible work of the Zambian Carnivore Programme, a non-profit organization dedicated to the conservation of Zambia’s large carnivores: lion, wild dog, leopard, cheetah and hyena.

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10 SIMPLE WAYS TO SAVE WILDLIFE

10 SIMPLE WAYS TO SAVE WILDLIFE

You may not work with wildlife in the field or perhaps you live in a city and don’t see much more than pigeons day after day, but that doesn’t mean you can’t make a huge difference to the well-being of wildlife all over the world, especially during World Wildlife Day!

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FREE MARCH DOWNLOADS

FREE MARCH DOWNLOADS

Our March 2020 Free Download is our Tiger wallpaper by Fikri Hidayat! 

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WHAT IS PALM OIL?

WHAT IS PALM OIL?

As an ambassador of Palm Oil Investigations, this is a topic close to Shannon’s heart. Our founder, Shannon Wild, uses her work to raise awareness about the devastating effects of the unsustainable palm oil industry and destructive farming practices as a whole.

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5 INTERESTING ZEBRA FACTS

5 INTERESTING ZEBRA FACTS

Despite being popular, stripy, gorgeous creatures, very little is known about zebras. Check the 5 interesting facts we compiled for you!

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HOW TO START LIVING A MORE ECO-CONSCIOUS LIFE RIGHT NOW - PART 3

HOW TO START LIVING A MORE ECO-CONSCIOUS LIFE RIGHT NOW - PART 3

How to start living a more eco-conscious life right now! Go green with our guidelines to follow for recycling and upcycling!

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CHARITY FOCUS - VATUVARA FOUNDATION

CHARITY FOCUS - VATUVARA FOUNDATION

Wild In Africa is incredibly proud to now support the Vatuvara Foundation whose aim is to protect and revive ocean conservation in Fiji’s northern Lau group through the empowerment of local communities as stewards of their natural resources!

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FREE FEBRUARY DOWNLOADS

FREE FEBRUARY DOWNLOADS

Our February 2020 Free Download is our Giraffe wallpaper! 

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5 SURPRISING FACTS ABOUT PENGUINS

5 SURPRISING FACTS ABOUT PENGUINS

This January 20th, we celebrate Penguin Awareness Day! We can all agree that penguins are super cute and funny, but what you may not know is that of the 18 penguin species, 13 are classified as vulnerable*, near threatened* or endangered* like our beloved African Penguin (*IUCN red list).  

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AUSTRALIAN BUSHFIRES

AUSTRALIAN BUSHFIRES

An up-to-date summary and status on the frighteningly unending Australian bushfires. Fatalities, firefighters, animals, wildlife, wildland, and more. 

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CHARITY FOCUS - RHINO RESCUE PROJECT

CHARITY FOCUS - RHINO RESCUE PROJECT

We are very proud to add a new amazing charity to our supporter list. Rhino Rescue Project is a pioneer in an anti-poaching strategy consisting of devaluing rhinos horns from the consumer perspective.

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