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Purchasing Agreement Update

Posted on November 11, 2010 at 12:41 AM

Hallo All, 

Ek gaan in Afrikaans en Engels skryf vir almal se voordeel.Soos baie van julle miskien weet het ons twee maal gevang in die jaar.Miskien te laat in die jaar want baie koeie was al ver dragtig of het klaar gekalf.

That is one of the reasons for this email.We are o`nly going to capture end March /beginning of April 2011.We have had beautiful early rains,calves are doing well.The herds have been doing very well.One can hardly tell ...

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Wild & Jag Artikel - Augustus 2010

Posted on September 2, 2010 at 4:09 AM

Sien Dr. Gert van Niekerk se artikel wat verskyn het in die

Wild en Jag Augustus 2010 uitgawe


"Wild & Jag" article - annexure

Posted on July 20, 2010 at 6:42 AM

Golden gemsbok – a few discrepancies


As the owner of the golden oryx, which Dr Gert van Niekerk wrote the article “Burchellse goue gemsbok – wat is dit nou eintlik?” (August issue) on, I need to respond to his article and maybe put right a few discrepancies, which might be a bit misleading. Unfortunately, I was away to Namibia at the time of his writing and submitting the article and had no pre-printing in...

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Magnum Article - May 2010

Posted on June 23, 2010 at 3:33 AM

Dr. Gert van Niekerk wrote a story that got published in the Magnum Magazine.

Read it here


Bull Shot for Research

Posted on June 2, 2010 at 2:38 PM

Dr. Gert van Niekerk shot a bull recently for research.

DNA results should follow shortly.

Golden Oryx Calf

Posted on June 2, 2010 at 2:33 PM

Some photos added to our gallery of a Golden Oryx calf.

View it here.

DVD Feedback

Posted on June 2, 2010 at 2:30 PM

View the feedback below our short video here.

Contact Dr. Gert van Niekerk for a copy of the DVD at gert@isat.co.za

Comparison pictures

Posted on March 11, 2010 at 12:22 AM

We have added a photo album with comparisons between the Gemsbuck ( Oryx Gazelle ) and the Golden Oryx. In doing so, you can see what sets this beautiful animal apart from the rest.

Look at the album here

Oryx Species

Posted on March 11, 2010 at 12:21 AM

We have added some pictures to see all the different species of Oryx.

Look at the picture album here

Video added

Posted on March 10, 2010 at 8:50 AM

We have added a video of Dr. Gert van Niekerk and Mr Fred Burchell discussing the Burchell Golden Oryx in detail.

Have a look here - Burchell Golden Oryx Video