Monthly Blog Archives: January 2013

Rangers Diary 13 – 19 January 2013

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 long for us to locate the dog, as he came tearing past us. He …
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Rangers Diary 6 – 12 January 2013

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 have been taking advantage of the …
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Rangers Diary 23 – 29 December 2012

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 during the night. This afternoon …
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Rangers Diary 30 December 2012 – 5 January 2013

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 vehicle. The female cub seems to be …
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