Craghoppers Ambassador


Wildlife Conservationist and Filmmaker

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Wildlife conservationist, filmmaker and Lion Whisperer are just some of the words used to describe Kevin. His mission is to highlight the status of the Africa’s most iconic predator, the Lion, through his own work in the media as well as alongside fellow campaigners, researchers and scientists.

It is his unique relationship with the Lions that has captivated the imagination of people worldwide. Subduing the animals through love, understanding and trust to develop personal bonds with them rather than breaking their spirit.

The Kevin Richardson Wildlife Sanctuary provides a self-sustaining sanctuary for the purposes of wild species preservation. bring awareness to the rapid decline of large carnivores in Africa due to habitat loss, human-predator conflict, the illegal bush meat trade, unscrupulous hunting, disease, and illegal trade.

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