Conservation

Bretta raised Bambi, a Nyala ewe Buffalo being tested for Corridor disease, Brucellosis, TB and Foot-and-mouth Oryx got entangled in wires and had to be darted, the wire cut off and released
Timon got rehabilitated and re-introduced to nature Some are not so lucky, when caught in snares, and have to be put down Pumba had a broken leg and was treated and for companionship we brought in Dolly the sheep. They stayed together for months until Pumba got released into the wild
Sally the Zebra was raised by Bretta and reintroduced to the wild, unfortunately only to be struck by lightning days after Sable bull healed well after Dr Kriek put the front leg in a cast. We have done this with Eland, Roan, Sable and Buffalo. Dr Kriek busy stitching up a Waterbuck’s nose after a bad injury.
A Roan calf being hand raised and then Bretta took over to raise her as her own Giraffe with a broken jaw treated and recovered fully A Kudu bull being rehydrated and treated after an illness

 

 

Kriek Wildlife Group Journal

Mattanu game lodge in the Kimberley area offers 4 star accommodation near the well know Big Hole.  Book you luxury accommdation in Kimberley, Northern Cape today in one of Mattanu's luxury safaris tents, log cabin or luxurious Chalet.  Mattanu is situated in the Kimberley area +/- 60 kilometres from the city & approximately 160 kilometres from the Mokala National Park.  When you stay at Mattanu Private Game Reserve, you can also visit Mokala National Park as it's within driving distance for a day visit.  Mattanu is also situated close to Kuruman, Danielskuil , Lime Acres, Kimberley & Jan Kempdorp & Hartswater.  Visitors to Mattanu is also within driving distance from the Taung Skull site, Boesmansgat and enroute to Upington, the Kalahari & Witsand Private Nature Reserve.  Mattanu is situated approximately 260 kilometres from Witsand Nature Reserve and 420 kilometres from Upington.  The Kriek Helicopters & Mattanu private helistop at the Kimberley Big Hole can be used for transfers to Mattanu, site visits in the Northern Cape or Tourism helicopter flight around Kimberley.  The activities at Mattanu Private Game Reserve in the Kimberley area includes:  Quad bike safaris & game viewing, game viewing in the form of game drives, helicopter bushveld dinner tours, helicopters flights & charter, game capture tours, fly-fishing tours, helicopter fly fishing tours and Spitskop dam helicopter tours all from this 4 star private game reserve