Call for more patrols in Bisley Nature Reserve after second zebra is rescued

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Wildlife vet Ryan van Deventer darts a zebra that was found with a snare around its neck at the Bisley Nature Reserve on Sunday.
Wildlife vet Ryan van Deventer darts a zebra that was found with a snare around its neck at the Bisley Nature Reserve on Sunday.
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With the poor management of the Bisley Nature Reserve having exposed wildlife to poachers, a second zebra was on Sunday rescued by volunteers after being caught in one of the snare traps set up by poachers.

According to one of the reserve’s volunteers, Peter West, volunteers were patrolling the area when they noticed the zebra with a cable snare around its neck.

West said:

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