“I know that your powers of retention are as wet as a warthog’s backside.” That is Scar’s opening line in the Lion King’s ‘Be Prepared’ song and I have always found it amusing that in spite of how daft he thought the hyenas were, he was confident in his ability as a leader to utilise their somewhat lacking skills, build them up and take over the Pride. 639 more words
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I would like to share with you what happened this week here at Beho Beho.
I have had some great sightings this week but probably the best was at Lake Tagalala, it was a highlight for my guests and me because we saw a lot of action on the way, starting with Lion and Hyena fighting for a dead Giraffe. 177 more words
Washed away from the family den by a torrential storm, orphaned and close to death, staff at the Born Free Foundation’s Wildlife Rescue, Conservation and Education Centre, ‘Ensessakotteh’, in Ethiopia, recently came to the aid of a baby hyena, who has now aptly been named Gorph – meaning ‘flood’. 43 more words