Silent Heroes welcomes students to our externship programs in Africa on a year-round basis. Students will spend several weeks experiencing life as a veterinarian/conservationist in-training at one of our projects in Africa, where students will become immersed in caring for animals, participating in research to benefit the project, and learning the challenges unique to international […]
Despite heavy international investments in funding, training, and equipment from both government, corporate, and private support, South Africa is currently losing its war on rhino poaching. It is a complex issue and one must take into consideration that we are dealing with political and criminal problems at all legal levels including provincial, national, and international. […]
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Unfortunately, the most magical day of my trip to east Africa this summer wasn’t captured accurately on film, as my camera decided to act up that day and made all pictures too dark to show! Hey, it’s my blog and that’s the way I’m telling the story. In any case, the series of pictures I […]
Although everyone has a notion of what a hero means to them, perhaps not everyone makes a connection to the phrase ‘silent hero’. This phrase certainly won’t conjure up images of veterinary medicine and wildlife conservation in action. At least not yet, that is…hopefully in time Silent Heroes Foundation will pave the way and allow […]