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 Post subject: Re: In search of honey badger, porcupine and whistling rat
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more cattle egret at Auchterlonie

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a northern black korhaan

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and more cheetahs at Samevloeiing – Lisette’s cubs from 2011 Monica and Hanri. We actually saw them here in 2012 with their sister Corinne as well.

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We had lunch at TR, made our phone calls and returned to Urikaruus

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We saw some yellow-billed hornbills

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 Post subject: Re: In search of honey badger, porcupine and whistling rat
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Just catching up gatita :clap: :clap:
Hyenas can really be naughty,I had this experience with my car in Kalahari Tented Camp a few years ago.
Nice birdies :thumbs_up:
Seeing cheetahs is always a great pleasure .They are so graceful and "fragile" at the same time
Thanks for sharing :gflower:

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yes... again Lisette :thumbs_up:
then, Hanri and Monica :dance:
again a Cattle Egret... not common in the park :clap:
the Martial and the Purple are very beautiful

I love the little chicks doing same like parents... having a dust bath :lol:

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WoW - Quite a number of cheetahs you saw :mrgreen: :mrgreen: :mrgreen:

Great Namaqua dove shots and cute ostrich chicks :clap: :clap: :clap:

Could you finally reach your catsitter?

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What beautiful Cheetahs, so perfectly posed. :clap: :clap: :clap: It seems that they are the supermodels of the African bush. They can do no wrong on the cat walk.

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Absolutely beautiful sightings with stunning pictures gatita! Gorgeous birds, lovely Cheetahs, and those baby Ostriches are adorable! Beautiful Gemsbok too! :clap: :clap:

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Wonderful birdie sightings gatita :clap: :clap: .

Amazing cheetah sightings. Just love to see them :dance: :dance: .

Thanks for sharing :thumbs_up: .

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 Post subject: Re: In search of honey badger, porcupine and whistling rat
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Goronta wrote:
Just catching up gatita :clap: :clap:
Hyenas can really be naughty,I had this experience with my car in Kalahari Tented Camp a few years ago.
Nice birdies :thumbs_up:
Seeing cheetahs is always a great pleasure .They are so graceful and "fragile" at the same time
Thanks for sharing :gflower:


Thank you, Goronta.

hyenas can be really naughty but I guess it cannot happen int KTC anymore.

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yes... again Lisette :thumbs_up:
then, Hanri and Monica :dance:
again a Cattle Egret... not common in the park :clap:
the Martial and the Purple are very beautiful

I love the little chicks doing same like parents... having a dust bath :lol:

:clap: :clap: :clap:


Thank you, Anne-Marie.

more members of the cheetah family to follow.

The adult ostriches were very busy dusting the chicks.


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WoW - Quite a number of cheetahs you saw :mrgreen: :mrgreen: :mrgreen:

Great Namaqua dove shots and cute ostrich chicks :clap: :clap: :clap:

Could you finally reach your catsitter?

:popcorn:


Thank you, Pumbaa.

Yes, we talked to the catsitter. As expected everything was fine. We just tried to keep in touch again before moving to Nossob without cell phone reception.

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What beautiful Cheetahs, so perfectly posed. :clap: :clap: :clap: It seems that they are the supermodels of the African bush. They can do no wrong on the cat walk.

:popcorn: :popcorn: :popcorn:


Thank you, MM.

Cheetahs are very elegant but my favourite cat is still the leopard.

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Absolutely beautiful sightings with stunning pictures gatita! Gorgeous birds, lovely Cheetahs, and those baby Ostriches are adorable! Beautiful Gemsbok too! :clap: :clap:


Thank you, Hilda.

I agree, baby ostriches are very cute.

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Wonderful birdie sightings gatita :clap: :clap: .

Amazing cheetah sightings. Just love to see them :dance: :dance: .

Thanks for sharing :thumbs_up: .


Thank you, Barry.

This was definitely a cheetah day. More coming up now.

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02.10.2013 - continued

At Kamfersboom we had the third cheetah sighting of the day. Elena’s cubs were right next to the road

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having dinner

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then mommy Elena called from the ridge

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