Monthly Archives: May 2009

Great news! We have Lion cubs on Mapungubwe!

I am so pleased to be able to report that the male lion we collared in January has become a father! We have yet to see the cubs ourselves, but there have been reports from theĀ  game scouts of 2 small cubs moving with their mother, and sometimes with their father. Lions were previously extirpated […]

Speeding traffic takes a further toll

A leopard seen at night seemed to be limping and on closer inspection had severely atrophied muscles on it’s hindquarters. It seemed to be moving, but with some degree of difficulty. We sent photographs to a vet who suspected it was caused by trauma, such as being hit by a car, that had damaged it’s […]