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Big 5 Sightings 30 May to 05 June 2016

The Big 5 highlight of the week was too spending some real quality time with Salayexe, the female leopard and her daughter. Monday, 30 May 2016 (28ºC) Anderson, the male leopard, feeding on an impala kill on Madash Road A breeding herd of about 200 buffaloes feeding on MMM South Another breeding herd of about 100 buffaloes feeding on Safari driveway Two lionesses of the Styx lion pride and four cubs resting on the...

Big 5 Sightings 23 to 29 May 2016

The Big 5 highlight of the week was to see one male cheetah resting on Safari airstrip. Monday, 23 May 2016 (26ºC) Salayexe, the female leopard and Anderson, the male leopard, moving west on Wetpatch Road One elephant bull feeding around Zimba Bridge Twelve buffalo bulls resting in the water at Rhino Pan Salayexe, the female leopard’s cub moving west from EP/Manyaleti Crossing One buffalo bull resting in the...

Big 5 Sightings 16 to 22 May 2016

The Big 5 highlight of the week was to see the pack of wild dogs moving through our area on the one morning drive. Monday, 16 May 2016 (28ºC) Seven members of the Breakaway pride of lions resting at Pungwe Island Two Birmingham male lions and two lionesses of the Nkuhuma pride were being chased by a big buffalo bull at Pommies Pan Two elephant bulls play fight at Leeukuil Pan Anderson, the male leopard mating with...

Big 5 Sightings 09 to 15 May 2016

The Big 5 highlight of the week was to see Moya, the female leopard, mating with the Airstrip male leopard on Seepline Road. Monday, 9 May 2016 (27ºC) One buffalo bull resting at Buff Pan Five members from the Tsalala lion pride moving south from EP open area A breeding herd of about 100 buffaloes feeding at Buff Pan A breeding herd of about ten elephants feeding on Our Southern Boundary Another breeding herd of...

Big 5 sightings 2 to 8 May 2016

The Big 5 highlight of the week was to see nine members from the Breakaway pride having a standoff with five members from the Tsalala pride and fifteen hyenas on EP airstrip   Monday, 2 May 2016 (26ºC) Salayexe, the female leopard, moving north from EP driveway Five members from the Tsalala pride resting at Serengeti Pan Two elephant bulls feeding at Ngala open area A breeding herd of about twenty elephants...

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