About Us

Our story

In 1999, Leon Jacobs decided to expand his services in the game industry and put his extensive knowledge and a life time of experience into practice. Thus Jacobs Wildlife services was born.

We are Specialists in the buying and selling of Game, mass capture, chemical capture and the translocation of exotic and as well as plain game species.
With our headquarters and bomas based in Carletonville, we render our services to any reserve, park or game farm in South Africa.

Leon Jacobs is extremely passionate about his job and has a sincere love for wildlife, ensuring that the animals are caught and handled with care. He gets a kick out of finding a solution to every problem and will not rest until each challenge has been conquered, making him the all-round ‘go-to guy’ when it comes to the capture and translocation of animals!
Leon also has many of his own successful exotic as well as plain game breeding projects on the go in various areas of the country.

Renet Jacobs is the face of the company and is in charge of the marketing, finances, keeping track of what animals have been caught, which animals must be delivered to where, as well as the general supplies and well being of all their staff. In the bush, she is a wife, a mother, a friend and a business woman! Her job is never-ending, and she takes it on with a lot of genuine compassion! Her bountiful energy and zest for life is addictive, making her not only the face, but also the driving force behind the company.

Our Vision and Mission

Vision: We strive to provide continues quality services in mass capture, chemical capture, translocation of plain-and exotic game species, as well as buying and selling of game. 

Mission: We use our expertise and experience of capturing wildlife to provide a good quality service to clients, as well as developing good long term relationships with new and existing clients.



Equipment: All our equipment we use is well designed for safe handling, transportation and temporary standing of wild animals.

Animals: The well-being of the animals we catch and work with is of utmost concern to us.

Challenges: Our expertise allows us to conquer each challenge and solve any situation we may encounter.

Customer commitment: We develop relationships that makes a positive difference in our customers lives.

Integrity: We uphold the highest standards of all of our actions.

Team work: Our team works together to meet all the needs of our customers.

Accountability: We are personally accountable for delivering on our commitments.