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Big 5 Sightings 15 to 21 February 2016

The Big 5 highlight of the week was to see a male cheetah resting at Gowrie Main. Monday, 15 February 2016 (37ºC) Salayexe, the female leopard and her cub still feeding on the impala kill at Old Bushcamp A breeding herd of about twenty elephants feeding on Marula Bult North A breeding herd of about fifty buffaloes feeding on Rhulani Road Another breeding herd of about 150 buffaloes feeding on One Eye Pan Road Five...

Big 5 Sightings 08 to 14 February 2016

The Big 5 highlight of the week was to see a breeding herd of about 150 buffaloes resting on EP open area Monday, 8 February 2016 (33ºC) Two elephant bulls feeding on EP airstrip A breeding herd of about eighty buffaloes moving east from Boundary Pan A breeding herd of about ten elephants feeding on Rhulani Road Thandi, the female leopard, resting up in a tree west of Mhisi Mati Another breeding herd of about...

Big 5 Sightings 1 – 7 February 2016

The Big 5 highlight of the week was to see a pack of thirteen wild dogs playing in the water at Treehouse Pan   Monday, 1 February 2016 (35ºC) One buffalo bull resting in Serengeti/Manyeleti Crossing One elephant bull feeding on EP airstrip Tingana, the male leopard, feeding on a baby zebra east of Boerbean Pan One Birmingham male lion resting at Chitwa Dam One buffalo bull feeding around Rampan One elephant...

Big 5 Sightings 25 – 31 January 2016

The Big 5 highlight of the week was to see Tingana, the male leopard, mating with Thandi, the female leopard.   Monday, 25 January 2016 (35ºC, 34mm rain) Five lionesses of the Nkuhuma pride, resting at One Eye Pan Three Birmingham male lions resting on Ingwe open area A breeding herd of about fifty elephants feeding on Marula Bult Central Four buffalo bulls feeding on Rocky Road Two elephant bulls feeding on...

Big 5 Sightings 18 to 24 January 2016

The Big 5 highlight of the week was to see one of the Birmingham male lions and the three Styx pride lionesses resting on the sand of a dry river bed. Monday, 18 January 2016 (29ºC) A pack of 13 wild dogs resting on Seepline Road A breeding herd of about fifteen elephants feeding around Baboon Pan Two buffalo bulls feeding on Little Gowrie driveway Another breeding herd of about thirty elephant feeding around...

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