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 Post subject: Re: Black Rhino
Unread postPosted: Tue Jan 07, 2014 11:42 am 
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We saw this last week somewhere in Kruger. Very special

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 Post subject: Re: Black Rhino
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what a superb sighting :dance: :clap:

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:clap: :clap: :clap: :clap:

Stunning!! Thank you for sharing!!

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What a fantastic sighting, :clap: :clap: you're so lucky, thanks for sharing :gflower:

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Stunning pic Anja! :clap: :clap:

We also found black rhinos during our December holiday in KNP. For the first time in years :dance:

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Unread postPosted: Sat Feb 08, 2014 4:24 pm 
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Over the past 7 trips, we never saw Black Rhino but this year we saw 5 including this one which was not at all nervous walking towards rthe car and slowly crossing the road in front.


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That is one stunning :cam: of the Blackie , wmahon465. :clap: :clap:

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Was in Kruger late Jan, saw my first blackies:

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Next day saw 2 more .

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You lucky monkey!! :mrgreen: :mrgreen:

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 Post subject: Re: Black Rhino
Unread postPosted: Sun Mar 30, 2014 4:44 pm 
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Very lucky indeed!

In all my trips to various SANParks' parks, provincial parks and private reserves over the years, I have still never seen a Black Rhino. That is even having driven roads where they are "guaranteed"! I know it is "right place, right time", but I think my time should be coming soon - I've tried long enough now!

I think you all realise how lucky and privileged you have been to see and be able to photograph these wonderful animals. Terrible to think how endangered they are becoming.

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