Big 5 Sightings 28 June – 4 July 2021

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Buffalo Bull

 

The Big 5 Highlight of the week was spending some time with a breeding herd of about two hundred buffaloes feeding on Mamba Road.

 

Monday, 28 June 2021

(30°C)

Tiyani, the female leopard, and her 2 cubs resting at the den site on Mabuza Road.

A pack of about fifteen African Wild dogs walking along MMM South.

Ndzutini, the female leopard, feeding on an impala kill on Bushcamp East.

A breeding herd of about twenty elephants feeding on Wetpatch Road.

 

Tuesday, 29 June 2021

(22°C)

One Avoca male lion resting on the firebreak close to One-eye Pan.

One buffalo bull drinking water at Gaby’s Causeway.

Tiyani, the female leopard, and her 2 cubs resting at the den site on Mabuza Road.

A breeding herd of about twenty elephants feeding in Kimbeon’s Crossing.

The Piccadilly female leopard and her cub feeding on an impala kill on Londoz Boundary.

 

Tiyani, the female leopard

Wednesday, 30 June 2021

(35°C)

A breeding herd of about thirty elephants feeding on Leopard Drift Road.

One Avoca male lion resting on the firebreak close to Gowrie Gate.

Tortoise Pan, the male leopard, feeding on an impala kill on the firebreak close to Gowrie Gate.

Three Nkuhuma lionesses resting on Lost Track Road.

Another breeding herd of about twenty elephants feeding in Serengeti Crossing.

 

Thursday, 1 July 2021

(33°C)

Makhomsava, the female leopard, scent marking along Rhino Ring North.

One Avoca male lion resting at One-Eye Pan.

Tiyani, the female leopard, and her 2 cubs resting at the den site on Mabuza Road.

A breeding herd of about thirty elephants feeding close to Big Dam.

Tortoise Pan, the male leopard, scent marking at Red Dam.

A breeding herd of about two hundred buffaloes feeding on Mamba Road.

Tingana, the male leopard, feeding on an impala kill on MMM North.

 

Friday, 2 July 2021

(26°C)

Tiyani, the female leopard, scent marking along Guarri Central Road.

A breeding herd of about twenty elephants feeding on Southern Fork Road.

Makhomsava, the female leopard, scent marking in 16th Crossing.

Another breeding herd of 10 elephants feeding on Wetpatch open area.

 

Saturday, 3 July 2021

(29°C)

The Nkuhuma pride of lions drinking water at Big Dam.

A pack of 6 African Wild dogs feeding on an impala at Big Dam.

One Avoca male lion scent marking along Parallel Road.

Tortoise Pan, the male leopard, scent marking on Kudu Drift Road.

Two Avoca male lions resting at the outflow of Big Dam.

Makhomsava, the female leopard, resting on Pumphouse Road.

Three Nkuhuma lionesses resting on Grass Cut Road.

 

Hyena

Sunday, 4 July 2021

(31°C)

Ndzutini, the female leopard, scent marking along Milkberry Road.

A breeding herd of about fifty buffaloes feeding on Grass Cut Road.

Makhomsava, the female leopard, feeding on an impala kill in 16th Crossing.

A breeding herd of 6 elephants feeding in EP Manyeleti Crossing.

Tiyani, the female leopard, scent marking along Guarri Central Road.

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