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António “Tonecas” Paulo

Senior Wildlif e Veteranarian Gorongosa National Park
Dr.António “Tonecas” Paulo is a Wildlife Veterinarian at Gorongosa National Park. He was born and raised in the BuziDistrict of Central Mozambique and driven by a passion for animals he went on to complete his degree in veterinary medicine in 2016 at the University of Eduardo Mondlane. Tonecas currently co-leads the research and monitoring of the Park's indigenous lion population and newly forming population of painted dogs. His focus is on protected species in the Park -lions, elephants, painted dogs, pangolins and leopard -but his passion are the dogs and since their first reintroduction in 2018 he has closely followed the evolution of the packs knowing each individual by name, including 29 of the first pups born on Gorongosa soil in many decades.

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Tuesday, September 29

8:30am MDT

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