Blog: Game Drive Videos : Rangers

Male lion greeting ceremony

A recent video taken by Pondoro guide Rul of 4 of the Mohlabetsi male lion coalition members greeting each other by rubbing their heads after spending the whole day resting and sleeping. A male lion called Blondie is the bigger one of the four. The coalition is 8 strong although they are seldom all seen […]


Lion flehmen in a video explained

Lion flehmen: One would often notice predators making this strange grimace when smelling a urine patch and it is often thought that the animals in question is agitated and growling at the observer. A lot of photographers would also use photos of a lion flehmen as depicting a growling or snarling predator. This cannot be […]


Elephants mud wallowing

A video of elephants mud wallowing during a recent safari at Pondoro Game Lodge. This behavior is typically enjoyed by animals who have very little body fur. The reasons can be anyone or all of the following: to cool the body temperature down in hot weather to prevent sunburn to keep biting flies and other […]