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Headed by KWS Field Veterinary Officer Dr. Edward Kariuki this Unit has been equipped with a custom-designed vehicle and all the necessary equipment including a refrigerator, dart gun, VHF radios, GPS, camera, binoculars as well as all the medicines and equipment required for rapid and effective veterinary response. 

A Sheldrick Trust driver and veterinary assistant called Julius Kyalo supports Dr. Edward Kariuki along with two experienced Kenya Wildlife Service capture rangers.

The Amboseli Mobile Veterinary Unit has been operational since May 2014.

Amboseli Mobile Veterinary Unit Report for August 2020

During August 2020, the SWT/KWS Amboseli Mobile Veterinary Unit attended to six cases that required veterinary intervention. These included 2 elephant cases, a lion, giraffe and zebra treatment, as well as the collaring of 3 elephant bulls....

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Amboseli Mobile Veterinary Unit Report for July 2020

During July 2020, the SWT/KWS Amboseli Mobile Veterinary Unit attended to six cases that required veterinary intervention. ...

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Amboseli Mobile Veterinary Unit Report for May 2020

During May 2020, the Amboseli Mobile Veterinary Unit attended to six cases that required veterinary intervention. These included four elephants, a giraffe and a lion. ...

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Amboseli Mobile Veterinary Unit for April 2020

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Amboseli Mobile Veterinary Unit for March 2020

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Amboseli Mobile Veterinary Unit Report for February 2020

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Amboseli Mobile Veterinary Unit Report for January 2020

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Amboseli Mobile Veterinary Unit for December 2019

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Amboseli Mobile Veterinary Unit for November 2019

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Amboseli Mobile Veterinary Unit for October 2019

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Amboseli Mobile Veterinary Unit for September 2019

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Amboseli Mobile Veterinary Unit for August 2019

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Amboseli Mobile Veterinary Unit for July 2019

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Amboseli Mobile Veterinary Unit for May 2019

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Amboseli Mobile Veterinary Unit for April 2019

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