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... less than 5 minutes and encountered 3 giraffes
I am not going to try and tell all the different animals we saw, some I have never heard of
We encountered a female leopard, Ross our driver, got within 3 feet of where she was walking. She stopped looked at us, I actually made eye contact with a wild leopard, no bars, it was a surreal feeling. She was beautiful, so sleek.
Rhinos, hyenas, jackals, giraffes, honey badgers, water buffalo, gnus,wart hogs.
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... like to dig shallow hills in the warm earth to.sleep in. They'll usually move on the next night, but another rhino or an elephant might use the same area for a sand or mud bath, or for another night of sleep, and eventually the bole becomes.deeper and fills with water during the rainy season. These shallow depressions can eventually turn into.drinking holes for the animals. Mas, our guide, also told us about the traditional uses of a.couple of ...
... many with long thorns on them. There are several dry riverbeds in the reserve which have taller green trees with long, stretching.branches. There are also several pond lakes in the area where the hippos and crocodiles live. It has been very hot and dry the last few days. We are heading into spring and summer and eventually it will get quite hot and humid and. Afternoon thunder showers will.come to break the heat and the current drought. We stay in a single ...
... see us a threat and would either run away or take an aggressive posture. The first large animals we drove close to were a crash (herd) of three rhinos. Needless to say, we were all pretty nervous when they walked just a few feet behind our jeep. We could almost reach out and touch them (although we didn't!). It was even more nerve-racking when we came upon a pride of lions that were still feeding on a buffalo carcass. The male and female lions would look right ...
... the zebra. All the other animals blended in with the landscape, but those beautiful zebra with those dazzling black and white stripes stood out
Notice the picture of the beautiful bird. We saw all sorts of birds. And I will be posting pictures of them, but I won't be very good at identifying them. So just enjoy the ...