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Cheetah update!

The five male cheetah we currently have in madikwe are now well established and I’m happy to announce that two females will be arriving in the next couple of weeks so hopefully sooner rather than later we will be posting cheetah cub photographs. These pictures are of the four male …

Leopards, do they have spots?

The distinctive markings on leopards act as camouflage, protecting these large cats from predators. These markings are often called spots, but they actually are rosettes. They also appear on so-called black leopards, but the pattern cannot always be seen on the animal’s dark fur unless it is in a well-lit …

Lilac Breasted Roller

The Lilac Breasted Roller, showing off his Beauty. The national bird of both Kenya and Botswana. These birds are typically solitary or are found in pairs, but may stay in small family groups during the winter months. They perch on high vantage points at the very tops of trees and …