The Cape Leopard Trust - Using research as a tool for conservation & finding solutions to human-wildlife conflict

Current Sponsors List

The majority of our sponsorship comes from private donors, companies, charitable trusts and personal bequests. Our gratitude is extended to every individual and organisation that contributes to the Cape Leopard Trust’s research and education projects.


Sponsors (R500 000 and above)

  • Woolworths

Sponsors (R 250 – R499 000)

  • ABAX
  • AVIS
  • BJK Industries
  • Hans Hoheisen Charitable Trust
  • Leopards Leap Family Vineyards
  • RMB
  • Rolf Stephan Nussbaum Foundation
  • SA Mint

Sponsors (R 100 – R249 000)

  • Bridgestone
  • FNB
  • Fusion Global
  • Gavin Durell
  • K-Way
  • Lomas Wildlife Conservation Trust
  • The Diamond Works
  • The Joan St Leger Lindbergh Charitable Trust
  • Wilderness Safaris

Sponsors (R50 000 - R99 000)

  • Bushmanskloof
  • Cennergi
  • Ulusaba/Virgin Limited Edition
  • Susan and Dan Gottlieb of G2 Gallery

Sponsors (R10 000 - R50 000)

  • Adrian Steirn
  • CTP Printers
  • Douglas Jooste Trust
  • Energizer
  • Foodcorp/Nola Ultra Dog Nutrition
  • Frangipani Trust
  • Goedgedacht Urban Documentation Programme
  • Hansgrohe
  • Hi-Tec
  • Kris Marai
  • Land Cruiser Club Southern Africa (LCCSA)
  • Lauriane Holmes
  • Maragaret Baran
  • Nomad African Trust
  • Rene Russouw
  • Table Mountain Aerial Cableway Company
  • Tsama Hub
  • Virginia Povall

Leopard Adoptions

  • BJK1 – BJK Industries
  • "Colin" -LorraineLudman
  • "Houdini" - Eco Aire - Peter Turnbull
  • "Johan" - Leopards Leap Wines/Africa Geographic
  • "Katerina" - Carole and Rex Harlan
  • “Kishwan” – The Douglas Leder
  • "Lisa" - Leopards Leap Wines/Africa Geographic
  • "Max" - Oelz Family
  • "Oom Arrie" - Engel & Volkers
  • "Ouma Maaitjie" - Leopards Leap Wines/Africa Geographic
  • "Sheeva", "Nala" and "Enzo" - Leopards Leap

Flight/Shipping Sponsors

  • Guido Costa
  • Nexus AG
  • UPS
  • Accommodation sponsors

  • Abbey Manor
  • The Vineyard Hotel
  • Oak Valley
  • Driehoek Farm

The Cape Leopard Trust Trapping Techniques

icon no trapShort overview of three trapping methods considered by the Cape Leopard Trust as safe and humane: Cage traps, Foot loop traps or Foot snares, Soft-catch traps, References to relevant scientific literature.

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Latest News Updates

  • A cat amongst the pigeons – or in this case rabbits

    A cat amongst the pigeons – or in this case rabbits

    Dr Laurel Serieys of the Urban Caracal Project shares this story with us of a lucky caracal called ‘Prospero’, who was found caught by his paw in a lethal trap. Fortunately help was on hand. The Urban Caracal Project is a sister project supported by The Cape Leopard Trust. It…
    Written on Tuesday, 14 June 2016 11:57
  • Curiouser and curiouser…

    Curiouser and curiouser…

    Camera traps have become quite common-place. Many avid nature enthusiasts own one or more units and excitedly plan the next location to put their camera and then eagerly await their next photo of a little-seen animal. Also called trail cameras, it was originally designed as scouting cameras for the hunting industry. But, their…
    Written on Tuesday, 14 June 2016 11:52

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  • Rand Merchant_Bank
  • FNB
  • SA MINT
  • Sandown Motors
  • WWF
  • K-WAY
  • Leopards Leap Wines
  • Bushmans Kloof
  • bridgestone
  • AVIS
  • Deutsche Bank
  • wilderness safaris
  • ABAX
  • BJK Investments
  • Woolworths
  • Rolf Stephan Nussbaum Foundation
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