What we do
Expert purveyors in a variety of game related services.
Super Game Dealers (SGD) are expert purveyors in a variety of game related services, including the capture and translocation of all plains game species, as well as exotic species such as Rhinoceros, Elephant, Sable, Roan, Nyala, Tsessebe and Lechwe. This incorporates safe, game-friendly techniques such as the use of mass capture bomas and/or wildlife veterinarian-assisted dart immobilization.
As an alternative to dart immobilization, we offer netgunning services, which has proven, to not only be effective but also cost-effective
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Canvas bomas are the most widely used method of mass capture in southern Africa and offer many advantages:
- It can be built in one day by our experienced team
- Human-animal contact is minimised
- Herds can be captured and transported as single entities
- Dividing of herds into male and female groups is also possible
We offer our clients first-rate transport services:
- The use of our fleet of 5 trucks and trailers
- Highly experienced drivers
- Assistance with loading and unloading of game
- Specialised transport of giraffe, white rhinoceros and elephant
Import and Export
From arranging permits to border clearings, our team is exceptionally experienced in the import and export of game to other countries (such as the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Angola and South Africa.) Feed Imports such as:
- Eragrostis Teff
- Yellow Maize
- Wheat Bran
- Maize Silage
- Maize Chop
- Oat Hay
And any other feed you may require.
Dart or chemical immobilization of wildlife is usually reserved for expensive breeding stock and/or sick animals. Specifically selected animals are darted with immobilising drugs so that they may be handled, microchipped, treated and loaded for transport safely.
Wildlife veterinary care
For specialized veterinary services we will recommend and outsource a veterinarian from one of the reputable teams we work with. These services include:
- Routine preventative care (vaccination, parasite control etc.)
- Veterinary support for researchers
- Post mortem examinations for routine diagnostic and/or insurance purposes
- Treatment of (complicated) medical/surgical cases, especially for rare and valuable game species or where the risk of herd problems exists
- Temporary holding, quarantine, disease surveillance (for export) and treatment of captured game in our holding boma
- Providing specialized transport of valuable game, making use of trucks equipped with surveillance equipment and veterinary stand-by
With a client base of over 1000 buyers, we are the prefered choice of farmers or game breeders who would like to host auctions of their own. Super Game Dealers will arrange and facilitate your auction from start to finish.
We will gladly assist you in your questions and wishes. Besides our above mentioned main businesses, we can offer:
- Brokering in wildlife and sourcing specific animals for buyers on order, as well as organizing auctions.
- Facilitating insurance for game to be captured and translocated, including the option of a varied period of post release field cover.
- Conducting game counts.
- Consulting game farmers regarding game stocking (both density and species selection), game management/utilization techniques (e.g. life capture and selling, trophy off-take, culling for meat).
- Introduction of new game species.
- Establishment of game ranches.
- During the off season (between October and the end of February) or, in the event of down time during the capture season, our trucks and workers will be made available for routine transport provision.