Disrespect bites!

Date: 2014-07-28

Words by Colin Souness

Pictures by Nicky Silberbauer

A gentle swell rolled into the harbour. The hull of White Pointer rubbed a little over-enthusiastically against the grubby tyre-clad quayside and the boat’s more

Honey badger kills and feeds on Porcupine

Date: 2014-06-18

The spoils of victory.

The excitement of spotting your first leopard and the thrill of being part of a pride of lions bringing down their prey, usually overshadow the smaller more secretive members of our bushveld society that more

A trio of leopards

Date: 2014-06-16

Leopards are considered to be solitary cats.  I was confident that we’d see at least one, as this part of the Sabi Sands is renowned for great leopard sightings.  As we left Kirkman’s Kamp for our first evening more

A lion and a leopard kill

Date: 2014-05-27

Leopards have many ways of safeguarding their prey from larger predators.  In this case where a large male leopard had killed a kudu, he was unable to haul it to safety, and unfortunately, paid the price.  Our tracker spotted more

Mundane Activities Can Lead to Great Sightin...

Date: 2014-05-27

Living on a wildlife reserve in one of Africa’s most beautiful countries has many upsides. We wake most mornings to the sound of lions roaring and have braais listening to nightjars serenade cicadas while honey badgers try the get more