Endangered Wildlife Operational Center




Endangered Wildlife Operational Center is a South African based non-profit organization. Their main task is providing critical veterinary care to orphaned or injured wildlife that are victims of poaching or human-animal conflict.


Wildlife Conservation Approach:

specialized Wildlife rehabilitation

Endangered wildlife veterinary hospital

Community Outreach projects


education & training center

Specialized Wildlife Rehabilitation

  • Wildlife rescue & rehabilitation 
  • 24/7 veterinary hospital
  • In-patient monitoring

Endangered Wildlife Veterinary Hospital

Neonatal and Intensive Care Unit: Specialized veterinary care to orphaned rhino and elephant calves.

Reproductive Facility: Reproductive facilities for endangered wildlife. 

Community Outreach Projects

  • Free veterinary services provided in local communities for livestock and pets to prevent infectious diseases spreading. 
  • Empowering the local community through knowledge and education in animal welfare and wildlife conservation. 

Education & Training Center

  • Opportunity for wildlife veterinary students to get hands-on experience in the treatment and rehabilitation of wildlife.
  • Skill & education courses presented by specialists in the field. 

Rinel Hugo, DVM

Email: rhugo@ewoc.co.za

Phone: +27 72 189 1033