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Cango wildlife ranch or tenikwa cheetah walk?

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Cango wildlife ranch or tenikwa cheetah walk?

We thought of booking a cheetah experience at cango but have just seen info about tenikwa. Has anyone any recommendations, please? If we did both, would we be doing the same thing, but different location?

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1. Re: Cango wildlife ranch or tenikwa cheetah walk?

Hello and I have heard of one of those places though I don't the area very well at all. I took my wife to the Kwa Cheetah project earlier this year. Its in the Nambiti Pvt Big 5 Game Reserve, malaria free, KwaZulu Natal. Its a stunning area and reserve and my wife loved meeting the cats there!

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2. Re: Cango wildlife ranch or tenikwa cheetah walk?

Maybe look into what they do there, then choose one that does not put cheetahs on a collar and chain or leash or in a cage ??

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3. Re: Cango wildlife ranch or tenikwa cheetah walk?

Hi There

I have been to both and they are in a way different.

Cango Wildlife ranch is more like a zoo with a wide variety of animals. There are also a lot of activities, such as cage diving wit crocodiles and petting young cheetah. There is also a restaurant. I would say this would probably be a half to full day activity.

Tenikwa is more of a conservation projects that allows you to interact with cheetah and various other smaller cat species. This is a great experience because they are not as busy, so you have more of a personal experience. This outing, however, only takes about 1-2 hours (depending if there are new activities that I don't know about). The area surrounding Tenikwa have various other wildlife experiences, such as Monkey land, Birds of Eden and the Elephant sanctuary.

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4. Re: Cango wildlife ranch or tenikwa cheetah walk?

I would agree that Cango WR is very similar to a small zoo.

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5. Re: Cango wildlife ranch or tenikwa cheetah walk?

I've done both. They're both very different. But a Tenikwa would get my vote every time.

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