Big 5 sightings 9 September – 15 September, 2012

Sunday 9 September 2012

  • 5 Lionesses and 1 male lion lying next to 2 wildebeest kills at Ikanka rd
  • 1 White rhino bull
  • 3 Elephant bulls feeding next to River lodge main rd
  • A herd of about 100 buffaloes at River lodge main rd
Lion cub at Kudu kill, Pondoro Safari Lodge

 

Lion cub at Pondoro Game Lodge

 

Lioness growling at her cubs at Pondoro Game Lodge

 

Lion cub scratching on safari at Pondoro Game Lodge

Monday 10 September 2012

  • 5 Lionesses and 1 male at the wildebeest kills – 2 were mating as well
  • 6 Elephant bulls feeding next to York/Barnard cutline
  • 2 Lions mating at Ringana dam

Tuesday 11 September 2012

  • A herd of about 100 buffaloes next to Pondoro main rd
  • 3 African wild dogs hunting on Barnard area

Wednesday 12 September 2012

  • A herd of about 100 buffaloes next to Pondoro main rd
  • 1 Leopard ( Chavaluthu ) lying in a tree close to River Lodge main rd
  • 4 Elephant bulls feeding close to Coert’s bush camp

Thursday 13 September 2012

  • 2 African wild dogs, both males at the Hearne/Mohlabetsi cutline
  • 1 Male leopard ( Cheeky Boy ) at Mandleve rd
  • 2 Male lions and 2 lionesses sleeping close to Billy’s lodge
  • 1 Male leopard ( Tintaka ) and 1 female ( unknown ) mating close to Xidulu rd
  • 1 White rhino bull
  • 6 Elephant bulls feeding close to Tranken weg
  • A herd of about 100 buffaloes grazing next to River Lodge main

Friday 14 September 2012

  • 1 White rhino bull grazing
  • 3 Elephant bulls feeding close to Hamilton north
  • 2 Male lions lying close to Main rd west
  • 2 Lionesses and 1 male lion sleeping at Venture camp dam
  • 2 African wild dogs lying next to Venture camp rd
  • 3 Elephant bulls at Boetebessie dam

Saturday 15 September 2012

  • 3 Elephant bulls feeding close to Hamilton’s north

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