Category Archives: Animals

Stuff about the beasties

Mating Hippos and Killer Cheetah

Ok, so I filmed two hippo getting busy in a river. Animal porn, I know, but it was so…strange! We were also incredibly lucky and spotted a cheetah lounging on a small hill. Then she got up, chased and killed … Continue reading

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Animals We have Seen So Far

In no particular order: Lions (8 so far, including two males, and a mating couple) Elephant Giraffe Warthog Cape Buffalo Ostrich Dik dik (a small antelope) Impala Water buck Leopard tortoise Buffalo Weaver Dwarf Mongoose Bat Earred Fox Banded Mongoose … Continue reading

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Day Two!

The African safari goodness never ends. Today, we were treated to herds of elephants so close to the road, we could have gotten out, taken a couple of steps and be trampled to death. There were moms and babies and … Continue reading

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A Day of Firsts

Our first day in safari includes the following firsts: And the And then (lioness sleeping soundly…as in, not waking for us. At all. Did not care. Totally uncooperative) Followed by a ”bush massage“ (8 hours of bumpy roads in a … Continue reading

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28 Bottles of Beer on the Wall…

Only 28 days until we leave for Africa, motherland to humanity, and all-around awesome place filled with awesome animals producing awesome sounds and, no doubt, smells. Speaking of noises, here is a quick list of animals with the dictionary-approved noise … Continue reading

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