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#180 Caught in the Act

Here she is again, about to take a cheeky bite out of someone’s behind. I love this split second before clamp-down; the focus; the zeal. Next time you see someone about to take a massive bite out of a piece of cake or a burger, look for this moment – it’s glorious! 10 more words


#179 Elephant Seal 3

I completely agree, you can never have too many photos of grumpy elephant seals. So let’s get factual.

The seals seen here, at Piedras Blancas Elephant Seal Rookery, are northern elephant seals, or… 75 more words


#178 Elephant Seal 2

This one was a real trouble maker; constantly looking for someone to bite, or shove out of the way. Maybe she was hungry. I get quite grumpy when I’m hungry; I try not to bite people though. 8 more words


Fieldwork with Gareth

Yesterday I accompanied Gareth (the other writer on this website), on a trip to a local game reserve, to setup his Masters project. The project which involves both vegetation transects and camera traps, aims to determine the effect of elephant presence on thickets throughout the Eastern Cape. 680 more words


Hog rescue

Photo by Denis Bourez | CC Attribution 2.0 Generic licence

I was gardening last week when my neighbour called. She was in her garden and had found a hedgehog and she wasn’t sure what to do. 330 more words


Puppy Health ? Dog Maintenance ? Canine Mammal Drug

If they need ever experienced flea moreover tick infestation with your couldine companion than they are similarly know how difficult you can be furthermore how it may affect largely puppy health. 25 more words