The Big 5 highlight of the week was to see the pack of three wild dogs in our area

Wild dogs – Morné Fouché

Monday, 16 January 2017
(27ºC, 40mm)

  • A breeding herd of about twenty elephants drinking water at Big Dam
  • Three Majingi male lions still feeding on the buffalo kill on Serengeti open area
  • Four members of the Tsalala lion pride resting on Bushcamp West
  • Salayexe, the female leopard feeding on a juvenile impala kill on Marula Bult South
  • Another breeding herd of about fifty elephants feeding on Nyati Road

 

Tuesday, 17 January 2017
(26ºC)

  • One elephant bull feeding on Madash Road
  • Salayexe, the female leopard still feeding on the juvenile impala on Marula Bult South
  • Three Majingi male lions finishing the last of the buffalo kill on Serengeti open area
  • One elephant bull feeding on Guarri Central
  • One elephant bull feeding on A-main

 

Wednesday, 18 January 2017
(29ºC)

  • Two lionesses of the Tsalala lion pride resting on EP driveway
  • Three young males of the Tsalala pride hunting and killing a juvenile giraffe on EP driveway
  • Shadow the female leopard moving south on Madash Road
  • Tiyani, the female leopard feeding on an impala kill on One Eye Pan Road
  • Two buffalo bulls resting on Guarri Central Road
  • A breeding herd of about ten elephants feeding on Sawmill Road

 

Zebra – Morné Fouché

Thursday, 19 January 2017
(34ºC)

  • Salayexe, the female leopard resting on EP driveway
  • Five members of the Tsalala lion pride resting at Leeukuil
  • One elephant bull feeding on EP open area
  • A breeding herd of about forty buffaloes feeding on Safari/Shirley’s cutline
  • Tiyani, the female leopard still feeding on her impala kill on One Eye Pan Road
  • A breeding herd of about ten elephants feeding on Ngala open area
  • Two buffalo bulls resting in the mud on Ngala open area

 

Friday, 20 January 2017

(35ºC)

  • One elephant bull feeding around Bushcamp pan
    One elephant bull feeding at Shirley’s Crossing
  • A breeding herd of about fifteen elephants feeding on EP airstrip
  • Another breeding herd of about thirty elephants feeding on Marula Bult Road
  • Tiyani, the female leopard still feeding on her impala kill on One Eye Pan Road

 

Saturday, 21 January 2017

(29ºC)

  • Three African wild dogs resting on Seef’s Pan Road
  • Salayexe, the female leopard resting on Eastern Bank Manyeleti Road
  • The young Ingrid’s Dam female leopard, resting on EP airstrip
  • A breeding herd of about thirty buffaloes drinking water at 2nd Windmill
  • A breeding herd of about twenty elephants playing in the mud around Bushcamp Pan
  • Six buffalo bulls resting at Broken Dam

 

Woodland Kingfisher – Morné Fouché

Sunday, 22 January 2017

(32ºC)

  • Salayexe, the female leopard feeding on an impala kill on Eastern Bank Manyeleti Road
  • A breeding herd of about twenty elephants feeding around Worsboom Crossing
  • Two lionesses of the Styx pride resting on MM boundary
  • Three buffalo bulls resting in the water at Ingwe Pan
  • Four buffalo bulls feeding around Treehouse Pan
  • A breeding herd of about fifty elephants feeding close to Eagle Owl Crossing
  • Tingana, the male leopard resting on Pumphouse Road
  • Tiyani, the female leopard resting on EP airstrip
  • Five members of the Tsalala pride resting at Big Dam

 

 

 

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