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Re: Mites go to Kruger to raise funds for our rhinos

Unread post by missings.a.! » Mon Mar 18, 2013 5:39 pm

JenB wrote:Hi Missings.a!,

Not to worry! :)
We'll send a heads up to the person sorting the payments and will ask that it comes to us.

Thank you so much for your contribution!



Thanks Jen B. I thought it might disappear and mites might think I did not keep my promise.

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Re: Mites go to Kruger to raise funds for our rhinos

Unread post by Pooh Bear » Mon Mar 18, 2013 6:09 pm

Hi Missing s.a.

Have received the request from Jen B. Donations through Givengain take AGES to reach the SANParks HR bank account but I will be on the lookout for your payment when it finally comes and I will ensure it goes to the right region and project.

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Unread post by missings.a.! » Mon Mar 18, 2013 6:17 pm

Thanks. That is a relief and thank you for your quick response.

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Unread post by JenB » Mon Mar 18, 2013 6:21 pm

Yip, that's our bean counter. :wink:
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Unread post by missings.a.! » Mon Mar 18, 2013 7:21 pm

JenB wrote:Yip, that's our bean counter. :wink:


Well done Jen. :D

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Unread post by normana53 » Wed Mar 20, 2013 2:32 am

JenB -

In a moment of weakness, I doubled my donation from R500 to R1000. Made through GivenGain, as instructed I included the notes VHR - normana53 - and "Mites go to Kruger to raise funds for our rhinos - The Greak KNP Brownie Hunt"
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Unread post by Heksie » Wed Mar 20, 2013 5:42 am

Thank you so much Missiangs.a. and Normana53! :gflower:
I am having heavy issues with photobucket these past few days! I will finish the last postings hopefully on Thursday because I sat on Saturday for 3 hours and just couldn't post an episode on this topic! :slap:
Here's hoping :pray:
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Re: Mites go to Kruger to raise funds for our rhinos

Unread post by missings.a.! » Wed Mar 20, 2013 6:43 am

Dear Heksie,

Are there any T shirts left only I would like to buy one? Can you let me know.

Thanks

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Re: Mites go to Kruger to raise funds for our rhinos

Unread post by hilda » Wed Mar 20, 2013 7:05 am

normana53 wrote:In a moment of weakness, I doubled my donation from R500 to R1000.


Normana53! What a great gesture! :clap: :clap: :clap:

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Re: Mites go to Kruger to raise funds for our rhinos

Unread post by lion queen » Wed Mar 20, 2013 11:59 am

missings.a.! wrote:Dear Heksie,

Are there any T shirts left only I would like to buy one? Can you let me know.

Thanks

Missing


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I asked Heksie and she'll get you an answer on the T-shirt in April from SM who sponsored the shirts..... :thumbs_up:
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Unread post by Heksie » Sat Mar 23, 2013 11:39 am

Wait wait wait here comes more :twisted:
Now Spargs said that we had to find a badger in Maroela and by the kiekies you guys will see that we did spend time at the Maroela fences...



Wendy with her homebrewed MMC
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cheets with the torch searching intently
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And a pic of our 3 chairs camped out in front of the fence
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Now did we find a badger in Maroela camp? :hmz: Oops it didn't happen but we did find Badgers...

Satara camp @ 4 in the morning totally too asleep to have the right camera settings
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on our way to Tihongonyeni it was carrying a baby but it didn't get close enough for a proper pic
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and about 10km from LS on H4-2
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So Spargs does it qualify?????
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Re: Mites go to Kruger to raise funds for our rhinos

Unread post by Heksie » Sat Mar 23, 2013 11:55 am

THis one goes out to Radman...
Did we see hyenas. Ya a lot!!!!!! But we decided that those that found us at the camps does not count so no kiekies were taken of them. :thumbs_up: We did have 4 hyena sightings during the whole trip, and it is very strange! But none were seen at Shing :hmz: I only saw at Maroela and LS. So here they are.

On our way to Orpen to book in.
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THe following morning me and Cheetah went for a drive and Wendy slept in and this was our first sighting of the day.

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We had our other sightings at LS. The one night after we had our Leppie with his kill in the tree we were on our way to camp and the verrrrrrry ugly mister were coming our way.

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And the next day when I had the sighting of the 2 leppies I was greeted by a few hyenas that wanted the imp all for themlselves. They were much better specimens to look at.

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So Radman there weren't so many hyena sightings, how kucky are you hey? But it was a teat seeing them especially after some tourists were moreeexcited than me to see them, they thought it were a brown hyena sighting and were jumping up and down as I saw the hyenas that I were looking for during the whole trip. It was really funny!!! :lol:
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Re: Mites go to Kruger to raise funds for our rhinos

Unread post by hilda » Sat Mar 23, 2013 3:25 pm

At least you found a few spotted ones Heksie! :lol: :lol:

I like the three chairs against the fence! What did you see all evening? :hmz:

Lovely HB! Pity it was too far for a nice picture of her carrying the baby! :thumbs_up:

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Re: Mites go to Kruger to raise funds for our rhinos

Unread post by spargish » Mon Mar 25, 2013 2:45 pm

Great Pics :dance:

I am really quite surprised you didnt see any Badgers at Maroela as when I was there in August last year they were running the show at night :hmz:

But never the Less I will Donate R250 because you did see some Badgers
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