You live on the urban edge and want to learn more about baboons, how to baboon-proof your home and manage your waste.


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INTRODUCTION Residents urged not to feed baboons in the wake of the recent fires. According…
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During assessments after the Ocean View Fire, baboon rangers spotted two juvenile baboons from the…
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R 2 500 spot fine for feeding baboons. Up to R 40 000 or 1…
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Beware Fake News! The baboon population in the Southern Cape Peninsula is flourishing under the…
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Did you Know

Human food is unhealthy for baboons. Research shows that baboons who have regular access to human food show signs of tooth decay, become overweight and have increased cholesterol.

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For the Kids

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Juvenile baboons are super babysitters! They play with the infants and keep them safe.

Follow these links to learn more interesting facts about chacma baboons. We’ve also include some fun games and puzzles for you to enjoy.



Puzzles and Games

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