The Big 5 highlight of the week was Xidulu female leopard, resting on termite mound at Simbambili firebreak

Xidulu the female leopard – Dawie Jacobs

Monday, 18 December 2017
(42ºC)
  • A bachelor group of buffalo bulls resting on Rhino Ring East
  • Tiyani, the female leopard resting on EP airstrip
  • A breeding herd of about ten elephants drinking water at EP Pan
  • One elephant bull feeding on Shirley’s open area
  • Five African wild dogs running south on MMM South
  • Another elephant bull feeding on Serengeti open area
  • Five buffalo bulls resting on Mamba Road

 

Tuesday, 19 December 2017
(32ºC)
  •  Five African wild dogs resting at Treehouse Pan
  • The daughter of Shadow, the female leopard resting in the Mholowati
  • The Styx pride of lions resting on Wessels/Little Gowrie cutline
  • One elephant bull feeding on MMM North
  • Two buffalo bulls resting on Puffadder Road
  • A breeding herd of about twenty elephants feeding on A-main

 

Wednesday, 20 December 2017
(30ºC)
  •  Fourteen members of the Breakaway Tsalala pride resting on Impala road
  • Hukumuri, the male leopard, moving south over Marula Bult Central
  • A breeding herd of fifteen elephants feeding at Grizzly Bear crossing
  • Moya the female leopard, scent marking on Kudu Drift

Wild dogs resting at a pan – Dawie Jacobs

 

Thursday, 21 December 2017
(34ºC)
  • One of the Birmingham male lions moving east along Gowrie Main
  • Nine buffalo bulls feeding on Sawmill road
  • One elephant bull feeding at EP Manyeleti Crossing
  • A breeding herd of about fifteen elephants feeding along Marula Bult Central
  • Hukumuri, the male leopard, resting at Horsehoe open area

 

Friday, 22 December 2017
(36ºC)
  • The Styx lion pride feeding on their zebra kill at Safari Airstrip
  • Xidulu, the female leopard, resting on termite mound at Simbambili firebreak
  • A breeding herd of about ten elephants feeding at Grizzly Bear crossing
  • About six buffalo bulls drinking water at Rhino Pan
  • Another group of nine buffalo bulls resting on Mamba road
 
Saturday, 23 December 2017
(32ºC)
  • Xidulu the female leopard, resting on Madash road
  • Six buffalo bulls resting at Serengeti Pan
  • One elephant bull feeding around Boundary pan
  • A herd of about twenty elephants feeding around Simbambili Safari cutline
  • Styx lion pride resting on Wessels Old driveway

Playful Hyena – Dawie Jacobs

 
Sunday, 24 December 2017
(30ºC)
  • A pack of ten wild dogs feeding on their impala kill at Leeukuil
  • Hukumuri, the male leopard, resting on Road 7
  • Four cubs of the Styx lion pride resting on Wessels Old driveway
  • Tingana, the male leopard, resting on Chitwa cutline
  • Anderson, the male leopard, moving west on Rhino Ring South
  • Tiyani, the female leopard being chased into a tree by hyenas and a pack of ten wild dogs around Wetpatch open area
  • A breeding herd of ten elephants feeding on Serengeti open area

 

 

 

 

 

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