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Monthly Archives: May, 2013

Elephant at sunrise - Robin Hester

Elephant at sunrise – Robin Hester Sunday This Morning we came across the male leopard, Mvula on patrol, and then noticed Xivambalana, a younger male leopard, trailing him. Then, on closer inspection we saw a third leopard! It was Ntima, the leopardess. Xivambalana eventually lost interest in Mvula, and took a keen interest in Ntima.   

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Elephants enjoying the water - Suzan Simoneau

Elephants enjoying the water – Suzan Simoneau Sunday This morning we were eager to get out after all the rain yesterday. Our first sighting was of a herd of elephants. As we were driving, we came across the male leopard, Xivambalana. He was walking in circles, sniffing as he went – we can only surmise   

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The sun rises higher in the sky - Ryan Johnston

Sunrise – Ryan Johnston I awoke with an empty feeling in my stomach. I knew it would be the last time that I would drive out into the Northern Sabi Sands. I got some consolation from the fact that the sunrise was awesome, which is common for this time of the year, but other than   

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chg (1 of 1) - BLOG

Image from Arathusa Safari Lodge archives Lion – seen on 13 days Buffalo – seen on 23 days Elephant – seen on 27 days Leopard – seen on 28 days Cheetah – seen on 0 days Wild dog – seen on 4 days