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Have you spotted the Elusive Eleven?

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Unread postby Batmad » Wed Apr 16, 2008 10:57 am

i have seen......


african wild cat- KTP
african civit- satara KNP




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Unread postby DotDan » Wed Apr 16, 2008 11:17 am

Jackal around satara
Porcupine around letaba early in the morning

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Unread postby joekin » Mon Jul 14, 2008 4:16 pm

i've seen

serval
civet
caracal
AWC

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Unread postby gerharddb » Tue Jul 15, 2008 8:15 pm

My list:

Caracal: Pretoriuskop
AWC: ORPEN 2 times
Serval: H-10 on nightdrive
Porqupine: Satara
Civit: nightdrive from LS
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Re: Have you spotted the Elusive Eleven?

Unread postby wachinda » Sat Aug 24, 2013 8:06 am

MarkWildDog wrote:"The Elusive Eleven!"

Aardvark
Aardwolf
African Civet
African Wild Cat
Bushpig
Caracal
Pangolin
Porcupine
Serval
Sidestriped Jackal
South African Hedgehog


So far we have only seen 4 ( 2 in Kruger ) will definitely add to wish list for October
Berg-en-dal 18 October 2013
Satara 19-21 October 2013
Olifants 21-22 October
Balule 22-24 October2013
Tsendze 24-26 October2013
Punda Maria 26-28 October 2013

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Re: Have you spotted the Elusive Eleven?

Unread postby anne-marie » Sat Aug 24, 2013 8:30 am

MarkWildDog wrote:"The Elusive Eleven!"

good idea to return to this big question wachinda :thumbs_up:

Aardvark :thumbs_up:
Aardwolf
African Civet :thumbs_up:
African Wild Cat :thumbs_up:
Bushpig
Caracal :thumbs_up:
Pangolin
Porcupine :thumbs_up:
Serval ... *Edit* :thumbs_up:
Sidestriped Jackal :thumbs_up:
South African Hedgehog

:hmz: me too "only" 6... Kruger and Kgalagadi... but not on the same travel :lol:


*EDIT* oups forget Serval :redface:
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Re: Have you spotted the Elusive Eleven?

Unread postby cheetah2111 » Sat Aug 24, 2013 9:42 am

Aardvark :(
Aardwolf :(
African Civet :thumbs_up:
African Wild Cat :thumbs_up:
Bushpig :(
Caracal :(
Pangolin :thumbs_up:
Porcupine :thumbs_up:
Serval :thumbs_up:
Sidestriped Jackal :thumbs_up:
South African Hedgehog :(

6 :D
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Re: Have you spotted the Elusive Eleven?

Unread postby saraf » Sun Aug 25, 2013 11:30 am

Aardvark :(
Aardwolf :(
African Civet :thumbs_up:
African Wild Cat :thumbs_up:
Bushpig :(
Caracal :(
Pangolin :(
Porcupine :thumbs_up:
Serval :thumbs_up:
Sidestriped Jackal :thumbs_up:
South African Hedgehog :(

5. :hmz:
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Re: Have you spotted the Elusive Eleven?

Unread postby Crested Val » Sun Aug 25, 2013 12:31 pm

Well I'm not doing very well at the moment!! :cry:

AWC. :thumbs_up:
Serval. :thumbs_up:
Porcupine (though it was dead and being eaten by a leopard!!) :thumbs_up:

Will hope to improve on this next visit. :dance:
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Re: Have you spotted the Elusive Eleven?

Unread postby Heksie » Sun Aug 25, 2013 12:50 pm

Aardvark :(
Aardwolf :(
African Civet :(
African Wild Cat :thumbs_up:
Bushpig :(
Caracal :thumbs_up:
Pangolin :(
Porcupine :thumbs_up:
Serval :(
Sidestriped Jackal :thumbs_up:
South African Hedgehog :thumbs_up:

5 :D
Still a looooooong way to go :slap:
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11 July Satara
12-14 July Lower Sabie
15-18 July Tsendze

24-27 September Lower Sabie

11-20 Dec Satara
14 Dec Sable Hide
21-27 Dec Lower Sabie
28-31 Dec Satara
1 Jan Croc Bridge
2-4 Jan Satara
5-8 Jan Lower Sabie

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Re: Have you spotted the Elusive Eleven?

Unread postby tent dweller » Sun Aug 25, 2013 1:36 pm

Aardvark :(
Aardwolf :(
African Civet :D
African Wild Cat :D
Bushpig :(
Caracal :(
Pangolin :(
Porcupine :(
Serval :D
Sidestriped Jackal :(
South African Hedgehog :(
PRETORIUSKOP 20 - 21 December 2015
TAMBOTI 22 - 24 December 2015
OLIFANTS 25 - 27 December 2015 (with a view)
LETABA 28 - 31 December 2015
MOPANI 01 - 03 January 2016 (with a view)
PRETORIUSKOP 04 -06 January 2016

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Re: Have you spotted the Elusive Eleven?

Unread postby Crested Val » Sun Aug 25, 2013 1:38 pm

Forgot to ask..........where will I have the opportunity to see a South African Hedgehog? :thumbs_up:
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Re: Have you spotted the Elusive Eleven?

Unread postby umtali1 » Sun Aug 25, 2013 2:44 pm

African wild cat :thumbs_up:
Side striped jackal :thumbs_up:
Only 9 more to go :(

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Re: Have you spotted the Elusive Eleven?

Unread postby Trrp-trrrrrrrr » Sun Aug 25, 2013 4:11 pm

Aardvark :(
Aardwolf :(
African Civet :thumbs_up:
African Wild Cat :thumbs_up:
Bushpig :(
Caracal :thumbs_up:
Pangolin :(
Porcupine :thumbs_up:
Serval :thumbs_up:
Sidestriped Jackal :thumbs_up:
South African Hedgehog :(

6. :thumbs_up:
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Re: Have you spotted the Elusive Eleven?

Unread postby Shushin » Sun Aug 25, 2013 6:54 pm

Aardvark :(
Aardwolf :(
African Civet :thumbs_up:
African Wild Cat :thumbs_up:
Bushpig :(
Caracal :(
Pangolin :(
Porcupine :thumbs_up:
Serval :(
Sidestriped Jackal :thumbs_up:
South African Hedgehog :(

4/11 :( Need to find the best places for a chance to see the others
May 2014
3 Skukuza
4-6 Letaba
7-11 Satara
12-15 Olifants
16-19 Lower Sabie
20-22 Croc Bridge


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