Organisation

Samburu-Laikipia Wild Dog Project



NAME Samburu-Laikipia Wild Dog Project
COUNTRY Kenya
REGION Samburu-Laikipia
COMMENCED 2001
AREAS OF FOCUS Monitoring, Research, Community, Education, Awareness
NO OF PAINTED WOLVES IN THE AREA Unknown
KEY PERSONNEL Dr Rosie Woodroffe, Dedan Ngatia

The Samburu-Laikipia Wild Dog Project aims to foster co-existence of people with wild dogs and other large carnivores.

The project operates outside protected areas, on private and community lands in Laikipia, Samburu and Isiolo counties in northern Kenya. The project is concerned with the sustainable coexistence of African wild dogs and other large carnivores with local people and their domestic animals. The project has four main objectives: