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Chipangali Wildlife Orphanage and Research Centre is located a few kilometres from the city and has become a Bulawayo Attraction it is not a zoo but a shelter or a home to the animals.
Chipangali wildlife orphanage is a haven for wild animals which have little hope for survival in the wild – animals or birds which have been orphaned, abandoned, injured, born in captivity or brought up unsuccessfully as pets.
It is often the last refuge for those brought in sick or injured and has increasingly become a sanctuary for confiscated animals.
No other continent is as rich in wildlife as Africa from our mighty carnivores to the many antelopes, to the majestic elephants to the reptiles and the many birds of prey that thrive here.
Chipangali Wildlife Orphanage has many interesting permanent and temporary residents. There are also many interesting animals, reptiles and birds in the area.
Here are some of the many you may see: Duikers, Pied Crows, Steenbok Guinea Fowls, Serval Ducks, Monitor Lizards, Eagles, Monkeys, Flamingo Chameleon Francolin Jackal, Goshawks, Bushbuck, Heron, Hedgehogs, Kites Lion, Owls, Crocodiles, Peacock, Hyena, Jenet, Leopard, Impala, Kudu Warthog, Tsessebe and Zebra
Volunteer at one of the largest and most successful wildlife rehabilitation and release centres in Africa! Volunteers on this project work with a range of animals, anything from monkeys to lions.
Experience beautiful Zimbabwe while making a positive impact on the delicate African ecosystem. No experience is needed to work with the animals as all the training will be provided. All we ask is that volunteers are enthusiastic and dedicated to working with animals
Here are some of the many you may see: Owls, Crocodiles, Peacock, Hyena, Jenet, Leopard, Impala, Kudu Warthog, Tsessebe and Zebra
From the CBD it's about 25kms, head southeast along Gwanda Rd/A6 commonly known as Joburg Rd.