Big 5 Sightings 8 – 14 November 2021

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Tortoise Pan, the male leopard, and Xinzele, the female leopard

 

The Big 5 Highlight of the week was seeing Tortoise Pan, the male leopard, mating with Xinzele, the female leopard, at Big Dam.

 

Monday, 8 November 2021

(30°C)

Xidulu, the female Leopard, feeding on a young Kudu calf on Parallel North.

The Nkuhuma pride of Lions resting in the shade on Mfezi Open area.

Makhomsava, the female Leopard, feeding on an Impala calf close to Big Dam.

Tiyani, the female Leopard, and her 2 cubs were found on EP Floodplains playing in the shade.

 

Tuesday, 9 November 2021

(29°C)

A breeding herd of about twenty Elephant feeding on Londolozi boundary, west of Our Fathers Crossing.

The Nkuhuma sub-adult Lions were seen resting on the western side of Big Dam.

Another breeding herd of about thirty Elephants drinking water at Big Dam.

 

Flap necked chameleon

Wednesday, 10 November 2021

(32°C)

Tortoise Pan, the male Leopard, feeding on an Impala kill on Horseshoe West Road.

A breeding herd of about three hundred Buffalo feeding on A-Main Road close to Grasscut Road.

Tiyani, the female Leopard, scent marking on Rhino Ring North.

 

Thursday, 11 November 2021

(35°C)

A breeding herd of about twenty Elephant drinking water at Rhino Pan.

Xidulu, the female Leopard, scent marking at Marula Bult 4-way Junction.

A breeding herd of about three hundred Buffalo drinking water at One Eye Pan.

The Nkuhuma sub-adult lions were found resting on Lost Track Road.

Tiyani, the female Leopard, and her 2 cubs walking through EP Open area.

 

Friday, 12 November 2021

(38°C)

The Talamati Pride of lions resting next to the Mehluane Open area.

One Elephant bull feeding at Tamboti Crossing.

Tiyani, the female Leopard, and her 2 cubs feeding on a bushbuck kill close to Simbambili Camp.

Two Elephant bulls feeding on Guarri Central Road.

Cara, the female Leopard, resting on the Firebreak close to Simbambili Dam.

 

Saturday, 13 November 2021

(29°C)

Tortoise Pan, the male Leopard, feeding on an Impala calf next to Lowveld Link Road.

A breeding herd of about twenty-five Elephants drinking water at Rampan Pan.

Xinzele, the female Leopard, resting on a termite mound close to Kudu Drift crossing.

Another breeding herd of about fifteen Elephants drinking water at Leeukuil Pan.

Makhomsava, the female Leopard, drinking water at Big Dam.

 

Young Elephant Bull

Sunday, 14 November 2021

(31°C)

Xidulu, the female Leopard, feeding on an Impala calf on Marula Bult Central Road.

A breeding herd of about twenty Elephants feeding on Marula Bult North.

One of Tiyani’s Leopard cubs were seen resting at EP Manyeleti Crossing.

Another breeding herd of about twenty Elephants drinking water at Serengeti Pan.

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