Virtuoso is an American Association of Independent Travel Agents. There are over 540 members of which 250 specialise in Southern Africa.
The Virtuoso Properties from Southern African attend a large conference in Los Vegas every year where they host these specialists to a lunch. Each Property pays towards the lunch and the remaining funds are donated to charities in Southern Africa. This year's theme was animals and 7 associations were chosen of which The Cape Leopard Trust was one.
Short 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.