Published on the 26th of October, 2019
14 of these cases attended to involved elephants and 2 involved predators (1 snared leopard and 1 snared lion). Of the 14 elephant cases, 5 involved arrow wounds, 1 was a bullet wound case, 2 were snaring cases, 3 spear cases, 1 Human Wildlife Conflict cases, 2 cases due to natural causes.
63% of the cases were successful with 6% taken to an orphanage, 25% given a poor prognosis and 6% not located. Without rapid veterinary response, the majority of these cases would have died from their injuries.