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Big 5 Sightings 23 to 29 November 2015

The Big 5 highlight of the week was to see Anderson, the male leopard and Salayexe, the female leopard and her cub all up in a tree with an impala kill on EP/Shirley’s Cutline.   Monday, 2015 (30ºC) The Tsalala lion pride, resting on A-main A breeding herd of about ten elephants feeding on Parallel Road Two elephant bulls, feeding on Mafufunyana Road One buffalo bull feeding on Mafufunyana Road Tingana, the...

Big 5 Sightings 16 to 22 November 2015

The Big 5 highlight of the week was to see Anderson, the male leopard, and Moya, the female leopard, mating on Rocky Road. Monday, 16 November 2015 (22ºC) Nsele, the female leopard, feeding on an impala kill on Our Western Boundary The Ximungwe lion pride resting at Pungwe Pan A breeding herd of about twenty elephants feeding on EP open area A pack of about 14 wild dogs feeding on an impala kill on EP open...

Big 5 Sightings 09 to 15 November 2015

The Big 5 highlight of the week was to see 14 wild dogs drinking water at EP open area. Monday, 9 November 2015 (36ºC) Salayexe, the female leopard, and her cub resting at Leeukuil Pan A breeding herd of about 400 buffalos drinking water at Big Dam A breeding herd of about 100 elephants feeding Serengeti/Manyeleti Crossing Five Birmingham male lions resting south of Treehouse Pan Another breeding herd of about...

Big 5 Sightings 02 to 08 November 2015

The Big 5 highlight of the week was to see one male cheetah moving north from Serengeti open area. Monday, 2 November 2015 (33ºC) Four Birmingham male lions resting on Safari/Shirley’s cutline The Tsalala lion pride resting at Simbambili Dam A breeding herd of about fifteen elephants feeding on EP driveway Salayexe, the female leopard, resting on EP driveway Shadow, the female leopard, feeding on a duiker kill...

Big 5 Sightings 26 October to 01 November 2015

The Big 5 highlight of the week was to see a new born elephant calf moving around with the herd. The herd stopped a lot for the baby just to rest after moving so far. Every time they move or stop its mother will touch the baby with her trunk letting him/her know everything is fine. Monday, 26 October 2015 (30ºC) Four sub adult lions of the Tsalala lion pride resting on Safari Dam wall Six sub adult lions of the...

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