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Re: Warthog

Unread postby Leeukos » Sat May 19, 2012 12:09 pm

Saw this Warthog close to Krokodil-brug in the southern parts of the Kruger National Park.

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The record length of a Warthog tusk is 61 cm. (according to Staurt & Stuart)
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Re: Warthog

Unread postby Leeukos » Sat May 19, 2012 12:14 pm

Saw these Warthog close to Krokodil-brug in the southern parts of the Kruger National Park.

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Warthogs live in groups called sounders. The maximum warthogs in a sounder is usually 5, but a group of 16 has been documented.
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Re: Warthog

Unread postby Leeukos » Mon Dec 17, 2012 11:26 am

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"A roaring lion kills no game."
"Until lions start writing down their own stories, the hunters will always be heroes."
"If you kill a tree, you are killing a bird."
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Re: Warthog

Unread postby Leeukos » Mon Dec 17, 2012 11:27 am

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"A roaring lion kills no game."
"Until lions start writing down their own stories, the hunters will always be heroes."
"If you kill a tree, you are killing a bird."
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Re: Warthog

Unread postby Leeukos » Mon Dec 17, 2012 11:27 am

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"A roaring lion kills no game."
"Until lions start writing down their own stories, the hunters will always be heroes."
"If you kill a tree, you are killing a bird."
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Re: Warthog

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Re: Warthog

Unread postby Nannie » Sat Oct 11, 2014 8:02 am

A close call

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Re: Warthog

Unread postby RosemaryH » Tue Oct 14, 2014 10:49 pm

A very close call indeed Nannie :)
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Re: Warthog

Unread postby Waterbuck » Fri Oct 17, 2014 3:51 pm

This old guys tusks look much better on him than stuck to a bottle opener....... :D
Taken in Kruger just north of Satara (Oct 2014)
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