Tag: Elephant

Saving The Survivors – By Dr. Johan Marais

Ambassador Johan Marais has been a qualified veterinary surgeon for over two decades. He grew up in Etosha, Namibia and on the Highveld of South Africa before becoming a qualified veterinary surgeon in 1991. From then, Johan spent years in equine racing, before being a senior lecturer, then later head of the Equine Clinic in Pretoria. Johan has been the president for both the South African Equine Veterinary Association and…

Craghoppers Sponsors ‘Take Me Back To Manchester’

We are proud to have sponsored Manchester comic artist Oliver East while he retraced a historical 200 mile Victorian walk, which was undertaken by Maharajah, the Asian elephant, and his keeper, Lorenzo Lawrence in 1872.   We showed our support by helping Oliver finance the journey, as well as donating a large amount of kit from its popular outdoor range, including; jackets, trousers, fleeces, socks, t-shirts and shorts to keep…