With Erica Salvemini & Jeff Harrison

The Wildlife Guardians podcast is a show dedicated to the advocacy of wildlife everywhere with a focus on lesser known endangered species. 


Through raising awareness, education and compassion we hope to bridge the gap between species in need, conservation organizations making impactful change for our world and like-minded supporters who use their voice for to advocate for wildlife.

Helping Rhinos with Simon Jones

The Wildlife Guardians hosted by Erica Salvemini & Jeff Harrison


Simon Jones, founder of Helping Rhinos chats about events leading up to his corporate world departure and the inspiring journey that led him to create Helping Rhinos Prepare to be blown away by the survival story of Thandi the rhino! Against all odds, Thandi wills herself to live after a brutal poaching attack that took the lives of several other rhinos. Simon Jones, founder of Helping Rhinos shares the harrowing and inspiring tale of Thandi and how she goes on to birth 5 calfs and now has 2 grand calfs! This is just one of many important moments in the history of Helping Rhinos, beautifully illustrating how saving Thandi’s life ultimately creates 7 more rhinos on our planet. Simon states of Thandi, “She knows she has a purpose in life.” We think Simon Jones has found his too. Tune in to hear Simon educate on the benefits of protecting these powerhouse herbivores who germinate growth of fresh vegetation and how the rhinos presence on our planet is critical for the future of any habitat where they live.