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 Post subject: Re: african wild cat
Unread postPosted: Mon Oct 10, 2011 10:20 pm 
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 Post subject: Re: african wild cat
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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 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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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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 Post subject: Re: African Wild Cat
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Great images

Never spotted one in Kruger but last year we were lucky to find one in the road near Mata Mata

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 Post subject: Re: African Wild Cat
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Hi Trentonskeeper,

For some reason your photos do not show...........very nice sighting!!!

I uploaded them on my photobucket account so all can enjoy.

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 Post subject: Re: African Wild Cat
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Great sightings

It seems that Nossob camp also have his local cat.
Took this image in the camp in front of the Guess house in the middle of the day

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 Post subject: Re: African Wild Cat
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My African Wildcat sighting on a night drive at Letaba.
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 Post subject: Re: African Wild Cat
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AWC near Mata Mata

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 Post subject: Re: African Wild Cat
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This one was seen in Satara camp in Feb this year.

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and she also brought her kitten along but it was oh so skittish and we didn't really get a good pic.

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 Post subject: Re: African Wild Cat
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:mrgreen: Thank you all for these stunning African Wild Cat pics. :mrgreen:

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 Post subject: Re: African Wild Cat
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We saw one leisurely trotting on the tar road between Pretoriuskop and Skukuza on 19 Feb 2013 at about 09h00 It unfortunately disappeared very quickly into the long grass on the side of the road when it became aware of us and before I could take a photograph. Made our day and visit though Greetings to all of you. :D


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