herding cats

leopards mating at Sabi Sabi Private Game Reserve while on safari

“Rich for Kevin…you can make your approach…” the call came in over the radio as we waited patiently to get in to see Mahlathini and Little Bush female mating. The excitement started to course through my veins and the guests were oblivious to the amazing spectacle that they were about to witness…but little did I… [Read More]






the return of the southern pride

southern pride lions while on safari at Sabi Sabi

After months of chaos within the lion dynamics, it appears that the pride dynamics are once again beginning to come back into order. In one morning we had four separate sightings of different factions of the Southern Pride with four of the adolescents, 2 males and 2 females, heading north over the boundary. Over the… [Read More]






the king’s speech

male lion sighting while on safari at Sabi Sabi Luxury Safari Lodges

As the open plains of our northern stretches slowly became visible over the crest of a hill there was movement that caught our eye. All we could see at first was the characteristic slick black mane of Solo as he marched over the grass expanse. We got closer and switched off the Land Rover. What… [Read More]