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 Post subject: Re: Addo Cam 13/03/2013
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Oooh - it's been a while since we had monkey visitors!!! :dance:

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Fantastic MRO :thumbs_up:
They often hang out around the campsite (which is off to the right from where the cam looks out) so I'm surprised we don't see them around more regularly :D


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 Post subject: Aardvaak at Nossob
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Did anyone else think that the sighting on the webcam (Nossob) at 21.56 hrs on 16 March submitted by Foxy was an Aardvaak. I've never seen one on the webcam before.


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 Post subject: Re: Aardvaak at Nossob
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G'day impyim! :D :D

And a big welcome to the wonderful world of SANParks webcams :clap: :clap: :clap:

I just had a look back through the Nossob sightings and I think what you saw was a brown hyena 8) 8) 8)

But gosh, I would LOVE to see an aardvark on the cams!! :pray:

Hope to see you on the cams again soon :thumbs_up:
But careful, you just might get addicted..... :lol:

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 Post subject: Re: Aardvaak at Nossob
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Too late I'm already addicted. We're in Kruger for our second visit this August. Our last was in 2008. 18 days. Can't wait. In the mean time I'm on the forum website and esp. the webcams all the time.


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 Post subject: Re: Aardvaak at Nossob
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Hi impyim :yaya:

Glad to hear you're enjoying the cams as much as so many others :D

I think Mel was right - 'Brian' the brown hyena was there at Nossob last night... I presume this is what you were referring to:

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Here he is with a bit more light on the subject...

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 Post subject: Q and C
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Looks like a Verreaux's Eagle-Owl to me :D

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 Post subject: Re: Questions & comments about sightings/animals/birds on ca
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Posted @ yesterday's Satara cam sightings :

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There is a resident herd off wildebeest living arounf the camp at the moment
Never far from the gat/cam As is the herd of Impala

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 Post subject: Re: Questions & comments about sightings/animals/birds on ca
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Looks like a Leopard to me Mel 8)

Nice sighting :thumbs_up:

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 Post subject: Q and C
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:dance: :dance: Mel I think you've got a caracal here :dance: :dance:


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 Post subject: Re: Q and C
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:dance: :dance: Mel I think you've got a caracal here :dance: :dance:


Looks small for a Caracal to me...I think it could be a AWC :hmz:

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 Post subject: Re: Questions & comments about sightings/animals/birds on ca
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You're right, Vinkie, it was a cat.

I saw the first pic Melph posted and that looked caracal-ish as it approached the trough - and it is quite a large cat. Mel had also posted a video clip and you can see on that it's definitely a cat. :( though.


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 Post subject: Re: Questions & comments about sightings/animals/birds on ca
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NetEk wrote:
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What do you think that is?

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 Post subject: Re: Questions & comments about sightings/animals/birds on ca
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Definitely a caracal vinkie!

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 Post subject: Re: Questions & comments about sightings/animals/birds on ca
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Definitely a caracal vinkie!


ok Peter can you explain? Because if you look at Melph68's viedo it looks like a African Wild Cat :hmz:

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 Post subject: Re: Questions & comments about sightings/animals/birds on ca
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Don't have the benefit of the video Fred, but the ears and the posture look like caracal to me.

Could be wrong though.

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