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Riverside Wildlife Rehabilitation Centre specialises in the scientific rehabilitation and reintroduction of South Africa's 5 Primate and other wildlife species back into their natural native habitats:


Chacma Baboon
(Papio ursinus)


Vervet Monkey

(Cercopithecus aethiops)


Samango Monkey

(Cercopithecus mitis)


Lesser Bushbaby

(Galago moholi)


Thick-Tailed Bushbaby

(Otolemur crassicaudatus)

Riverside Wildlife Rehabilitation Centre and its Affiliate are the Most Successful Scientific Primate Rehabilitation Facilities in the World, and Also Boast with the Most Successful Rehabilitation and Reintroductions of South Africa's Five Primate Species (see above). 

Our Rehabilitation and Reintroduction Methodology Has Been Tested for Over 25 Years.


Riverside Wildlife Rehabilitation Centre is in the midst of preparing for several releases in the coming year. Some of our Vervet monkey troops and our baboon troop will be relesed between 2014 and 2015. Keep updated on our "Releases" page or follow us on Facebook for further details on these exciting events!



On our Volunteer page, you can learn about the Riverside Wildlife Rehabilitation Centre hands on volunteer experience, what it's like to volunteer with Primates, read testimonials from past volunteers,  find a list of "What to Bring" and how to prepare for your stay.



Follow us on Facebook for current updates from staff and volunteers at Riverside, and to share stories and photos with current and past volunteers and friends.

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