What to see and do at Ebony Villa


Anti-poaching Canine Unit Sabi Sand at Ebony Villa

Visit the Sabi Sand canine unit for an interactive session . Meet with a senior handler and
learn about the anti-poaching work being done . Participate in an actual tracking exercise with a dog and handler . Contribute to the success of this anti-poaching unit and greater conservation work in the region.

  • Guests can visit the canine unit base in the Sabi Sand and meet with one of the senior dog handlers.
  • The dogs are highly trained and able to perform multiple functions, from pursuing intruders to sniffing out rhino horn and ammunition from vehicles and bags.
  • Watch as the dogs use their skills to track through the bush as part of routine exercises in the Sabi Sand.
  • Be part of this important conservation initiative: the dogs are deeply valued, professional assets supporting the anti-poaching efforts in this region.


  • The experience is available 7 days a week.
  • Enquire for times and details.
  • This experience is always subject to live operations and training schedules and may change at any time.
  • Visits should be scheduled at least 24 hours in advance.

ZAR 3,800* donation per person

All funds raised are used to support the ongoing work of the canine unit

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