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A common sight near the shoreline of healthy water bodies in southern Africa is that of a black and white kingfisher energetically hovering about five metres above the surface before plunging head-first into the water...

In August Seolo Africa regional manager Gerrit Meyer filmed a fascinating interaction between a leopard and a porcupine on a road close to our Rhino Post Safari Lodge in the Kruger National Park (KNP). The young...

Woodpeckers are more common than many people realize but even if you have not seen one in the wild large numbers of people have childhood memories of energetic 'cartoon woodpeckers' furiously bashing their bills against...

For many years spotted hyena were disdainfully regarded as mere scavengers and, as late the as the 1920s were, like most predators, shot as vermin, even in National Parks. What a pity then that people did...

Fake news is a popular term these days but in reality, it has been around as long as humans. It used to be known as disinformation, rumour or even simply as lies. But call it what...

Porcupines are creatures of the night. Often unnoticed, they go about their lives eating fruit, tubers and plants but in the morning experts will notice their tracks, places where they have dug for food or...