Pamushana | March 2019

An extreme diet

I hope you’ve already eaten. While watching a pack of African wild dogs (Lycaon pictus) sleeping near a waterhole in the drizzling rain I noticed a few hooded vultures (Necrosyrtes…
Pamushana | March 2019

Buffalo dynamics

It is not uncommon to sit in Hwata blind and see dagga boys come to the pan and drink. Dagga boys are the old grumpy buffalo bulls who have left…
Pamushana | March 2019

A welcome surprise

It ended up being a remarkably fortuitous morning as we had started our drive early to look for black rhinos. I drove to all areas with the habitats that black…
Pamushana | March 2019

The other side of the fence

Early one morning Jenny and I were out scouting in different vehicles to help the guests’ game drives locate key specific animals, like lions, leopards, cheetahs, black rhinos and wild…
Pamushana | March 2019

Singita Pamushana

We can report that the final phase of lodge renovation at Singita Pamushana is going well, and us field guides have been busying ourselves with all kinds of projects and…
Pamushana | February 2019

Cheating the odds

We were on an early morning drive on the Bhanyini plains and were watching the two cheetah brothers scouring the area. There were lots of wildebeest with their young calves…
Pamushana | February 2019

Midday naps

It was during our morning drive that we came across fresh tracks of the wild dogs in the Nhoro area, on the northern side of the reserve. The tracks told…
Pamushana | February 2019

Singita Pamushana

Singita Pamushana is currently closed for the final stage of renovations. The first stage was completed before our busy season last year, and this final stage was then scheduled for…