The Big 5 highlight of the week was to see Salayexe, the female leopard mating with Anderson, the male leopard.

Anderson and Salayexe, mating - Louis Liversage

Anderson and Salayexe, mating – Louis Liversage

Monday, 12 September 2016
(32ºC)

  • Tiyani, the female leopard, resting on A-main Road
  • A breeding herd of about twenty elephants feeding on A-main Road
  • Another breeding herd of about thirty elephants feeding on Bushcamp East
  • Another breeding herd of about twenty elephants feeding on Wetpatch Road
  • One buffalo bull drinking water at Rhino Pan
  • Eight buffalo bulls resting on Sawmill Road
  • A breeding herd of about eighty buffaloes feeding on Elephant Carcass Road
  • Anderson, the male leopard, mating with Salayexe, the female leopard at Rhino Pan

 

Tuesday, 13 September 2016
(27ºC)

  • Nsele, the female leopard resting at Rhino Pan
  • A breeding herd of about sixty buffaloes feeding on A-main Road
  • Five buffalo bulls resting on Sawmill Road
  • A breeding herd of about forty elephants feeding on Guarri Central
  • Two buffalo bulls resting on EP driveway
  • Another breeding herd of about twenty elephants feeding on A-main

 

Wednesday, 14 September 2016
(28ºC)

  • A breeding herd of about ten elephants feeding on Saseka Road
  • Another breeding herd of about twenty elephants feeding on Puff Adder Road
  • Anderson, the male leopard, mating with Salayexe, the female leopard on Saseka Road
  • Two buffalo bulls resting on Rhino Pan Road
  • Another breeding herd of about twenty elephants feeding on A-main Road

 

Buffalo bull - Louis Liversage

Buffalo bull – Louis Liversage

Thursday, 15 September 2016
(26ºC)

  • Karula the female leopard scent marking on Treehouse East Road
  • A breeding herd of about thirty elephants feeding on Road 47
  • Tiyani the female leopard resting on A-main
  • Tingana the male leopard and shadow the female leopard resting on Tjololo
  • One buffalo bull feeding on EP/Shirley’s cutline
  • Another breeding herd of About twenty elephants feeding on EP driveway

 

Friday, 16 September 2016

(34ºC)

  • Karula the female leopard resting with her two cubs on little Gowrie driveway
  • Tingana the male leopard mating with shadow the female leopard on Chitwa/Little Gowrie cutline
  • A breeding herd of about twenty elephants feeding on Little Gowrie driveway
  • Ten buffalo bulls resting on Gowrie main
  • Another breeding herd of about twenty elephants drinking water at Treehouse pan

 

Saturday, 17 September 2016

(28ºC)

  • A breeding herd of about 200 buffaloes feeding on Eastern Bank Manyeleti
  • A breeding herd of about twenty elephants feeding on A-main Road
  • Another breeding herd of about thirty elephants feeding on Bushcamp East
  • Karula, the female leopard and her two cubs resting on Little Gowrie driveway

 

Black bellied korhaan - Louis Liversage

Black bellied korhaan – Louis Liversage

Sunday, 18 September 2016

(18ºC, 12mm rain)

  • A breeding herd of about twenty elephants feeding on MMM South
  • Nkuhuma pride of lions feeding and two Birmingham male lions feeding on two buffalo kills on Gowrie Main
  • Two buffalo bulls resting on EP open area
  • A breeding herd of about thirty buffaloes feeding at The Rocks