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Big 5 Sightings 29 June to 05 July 2015

The Big 5 highlight of the week was when Anderson, the male leopard, stalked Lamula, the male leopard. Lamula was resting on a termite mount enjoying the last afternoon sun when he sensed that he was not alone. Anderson crept up almost within striking distance of Lamula, when Lamula turned his head and saw him. Very slowly he stood up and came down the mount strait towards the waiting Anderson. These two...

Big 5 Sightings 22 June to 28 June 2015

The Big 5 highlight of the week was to see Salayexe, the female leopard and her new 7 week old cub resting at her den north of Pungwe Island Crossing.   Monday, 22 June 2015 (24ºC) A breeding herd of about ten elephants feeding on Robson’s boundary Four buffalo bulls feeding on Rocky Road One buffalo bull feeding on Safari/Simbambili cutline One buffalo bull feeding on Simbambili firebreak Another breeding...

Big 5 Sightings 15 June to 21 June 2015

The Big 5 highlight of the week was to see Tyson, the male leopard, stalking bushbuck at Old Bushcamp.   Monday, 15 June 2015 (22ºC) Tingana, the male leopard, moving south from Safari/Shirley’s Cutline A breeding herd of about ten elephants feeding at Serengeti Pan Another breeding herd of about six elephants feeding on Kuala Bear Crossing Two buffalo bulls resting at Kraaines Pan Styx lion pride stalking...

Big 5 Sightings 07 to 14 June 2015

The Big 5 highlight of the week was to see the Ximungwe lion pride feeding on a juvenile zebra kill on Xinzele Road   Monday, 8 June 2015 (24ºC) Tingana, the male leopard, resting on Madash Road A breeding herd of about ten elephants feeding on Horseshoe East Two buffalo bulls resting at Kraaines Pan Another breeding herd of about three elephants feeding on Simbambili open area Shadow, the female leopard’s...

Big 5 Sightings 01 to 07 June 2015

The Big 5 highlight of the week was to see one Matimba male lion mating with one Styx female lioness at Mhisi Mati. Monday, 1 June 2015 (25ºC) Tingana, the male leopard, resting on 1st Windmill Road A breeding herd of about forty elephants feeding at Seef’s Pan Mvula, the male leopard, moving north from Treehouse Pan Salayexe, the female leopard, drinking water at Leeukuil Pan Another breeding herd of about...

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