Monthly Archives: January, 2013

Styx lioness roaring in the direction of the young Tsalala lioness - Ryan Johnston

Styx lioness roaring in the direction of the young Tsalala lioness – Ryan Johnston Sunday After a great week last week, we started off with another good one. Not long after leaving the lodge, while sitting with a small herd of giraffe, we could hear the whooping contact-calls of a wild dog. It didn’t take   

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Side-striped Jackal pup - Ryan Johnston

Side-striped Jackal pup – Ryan Johnston Sunday The morning started off well with a lovely sighting of a relaxed herd of elephants feeding on an open area, that had an abundant supply of large Marula trees. We have noticed an increase in elephant activity with the onset of Marula fruit season, and the huge mammals   

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Wild dogs - Brandon Birch

Wild dogs – Brandon Birch Sunday This morning we found an elephant bull while on our way to look for the lions again. We found the Fourways pride resting about one kilometre west of where they had been the night before. Judging by the size of their stomachs, they must have made a small kill   

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Female leopard, Thandi, and her cubs - Brandon Birch

Female leopard, Thandi’s cub – Brandon Birch Sunday This morning’s drive started off with little action, just sightings of general game such as zebra, kudu, waterbuck etc. We were off in search of leopard, and were fortunate enough to see the female leopard, Thandi, and her cubs in a drainage line that was accessible by   

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