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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 ar...read 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 game...read 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 t...read 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 ...read more

Pangolin Football

Date: 2014-05-27

At the start of this particular lion sighting, I had no idea that the next one and a half hours would produce one of the most amazing sightings I have ever witnessed in the wilderness. Fantastic golden light started to shine on all the m...read more