13-16 September 2016 – A Time for the Leopards to Shine

Lions (6 – Mbiri pride (5) The Mbiri pride moved around a lot over these three days. They were initially found with a Buffalo kill on Nyathi drive, and moved to Lomfane by the afternoon. They were found again after some serious tracking, with another two Buffalo kills, just off Windi Windi. The females were […]

1-2 September 2016 – The Xiluva Female Leopard stalks Two Cheetah

Lions (2) – Mbiri pride (1) We had one sighting of the Mbiri’s over the two days. They killed a Buffalo on Rian’s folly, and were looking really good and well-fed. We do believe that the mystery of who assaulted the Nharhu Lioness in the previous blog was answered. One of the older Mbiri Lionesses […]

26-28 August 2016 – Rhulani Leopard Kills a Warthog at Wild Dog dam.

Lion – Mbiri pride (2)  The Mbiri pride had a very busy time over this period! They managed to kill three Buffalo in the three days. The first killed two Buffalo at Old Pump, on the afternoon of the 26th. The next morning they were nowhere to be found, and a clan of hyena were […]

29-31 August 2016 – Battle Lines Are Drawn by Big Cats

Lion – Nharhu pride (3) These were the only Lions we saw over the three days! The Nharhu pride spent the period to the north of Main Dam, around Malcolm’s Bridge and Leadwood Link. The big talking point, was on the morning of the 31st. The Nharhu pride was found on Leadwood Link, and one […]

14-17 August 2016 – The Lions are on Fire

Lion (9) – Mbiri pride (4) The Mbiri pride spent all their time with the Thanda impi male Lions, during this period. While on Safari, they were first found on the 15th, with both the Thanda Impi’s on Tamboti Road. The Skorro male was showing a lot of interest in one of the young females, […]

12-15 July 2016 – The Mbiri & the Nharhu lion pride clash!

The last few days have been a bit topsy-turvy for the Mbiri pride. They were found on the 12th, just to the north of Reedbuck plains. We then found them at Mazambaan corner on the morning of the 14th. The young lionesses were playing around, and there wasn’t a care in the world. Later on […]

16-19 July 2016 – The Thanda impi males chase Mbiri male lions

Lion – Mbiri pride (2) We had two sightings of the Mbiri’s in the four days of this blog. We didn’t see them for the first two days, but after some serious tracking, we eventually found them with two Buffalo kills, just off Rhino Run. They were also in the company of one of the […]