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 Post subject: Re: african wild cat
Unread postPosted: Tue Oct 11, 2011 9:17 am 
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Mikath that is an AWC for sure :D
I have also seen AWC late at night in the A circle of Satara :D
Where in the camp did you see this one?

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 Post subject: Re: african wild cat
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I have also seen AWC in Satara camp. It was also late at night, returning from a bushbraai. It was feeding on a chop bone :evil:

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 Post subject: Re: african wild cat
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Not good Dinkyest :evil:
My AWC was fortunately catching insects and stuff in the grass. :thumbs_up:

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We saw an AWC in Tamboti at the end of a night ride.

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I know many people are seeing AWC regularly in Satara in the evenings. :D

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 Post subject: Re: African Wild Cat
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I saw this African Wild Cat next to the road on our way to Tambotie Tented Camp.

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The eyes of the African Wild Cat kittens only open 10 - 14 days after birth.

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 Post subject: Re: African Wild Cat
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I saw this African Wild Cat next to the road on our way to Tambotie Tented Camp.

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The African Wild Cat is very territorial and both male and female mark their territory with urine.

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 Post subject: Re: African Wild Cat
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I saw this African Wild Cat next to the road on our way to Tambotie Tented Camp.

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The African Wild Cat can catch birds as big as a Helmeted Guineafowl. They are caught close to waterholes and caught out of the air.

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 Post subject: Re: African Wild Cat
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I would advise readers to go to Leeukos's trip report for more detail on the cat. :whistle:

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Great images and stories :clap: :clap:


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Whilst travelling on the S36 during the middle of the day I saw an AWC ad her kitten in the road. As I was stopping they quickly moved off into the thick undergrowth. After scouring the bush I saw the mother on an anthill and managed to get a photo of her. My first photo of an AWC.

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Great sighting and photo! :thumbs_up:

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Beautiful picture adw :thumbs_up:

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Award: Sighting of the Year - Non Predator Award: Travel Tale of the Year for KNP (2012)
Thank you Roan and Meandering Mouse for your kind comments.

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 Post subject: Re: African Wild Cat
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Thye AWC in Satara is still there she comes into A circle the section alongside the fence every night about 7 to 9 pm and will allow u to approach to within 6 or 7 meters, she does not like flash too much and will move off if it is used too much. We saw her everynight from 29/09 to 02/10 2012.

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