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Hi all another week has pass.

By Dwayne on October 2, 2012

(part.2)


Another morning after Samuel and I tracked this herd of Buffalo for more than an hour. We succeeded yet again! Thanks to Samuel we had the opportunity to see the herd crossing the road in front of us.
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We had a great coffee stop not far from the Buffalo; it was the best id?e after a long tracking session.
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Don?t forget the small ones too: An adult dwarf mongoose. He was just waiting for the sun to get warmer so that he could get rid of the evenings coldness.
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The next morning we were at it again. Samuel and I were like blood hounds on the spoor of the dogs. We were on foot, then in the vehicle, had to fight our way through Elephants and were even attacked by some vicious sickle bush branches. We had two other vehicles helping us and we all plugged the fruits of our hard work at the end. We saw the whole pack and all the pubs ? amazing!
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That afternoon we went to Tlou dam and on our way there we saw something, which I?ve never seen in my 13 and a half years of guiding: It was a Wahlberg?s eagle fighting to get a meal out of the tree. Yes my first chameleon and it was abounded to be eaten. We sat and watched the whole thing until the Wahlberg?s eagle took off. Wow!!!!! ?(I apologize for the bad quality photos)?
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Just before Tlou dam, at windmill open clearing, we had a herd of Elephants in the most beautiful pink light.
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What a staining silhouette photo of Samuel, my Tracker and friend, in the afternoon sunset.Thanks Samuel for the sightings this week and for the ones to come in the future.
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?We say good night our friend we will see you again tomorrow morning in our beloved sky!?
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Like I end this chapter with a beautiful sun set we will start the next chapter with a sunrise

So long we will chat again.
Dwayne
Photos taken by Dwayne de Lange

4 thoughts on “Hi all another week has pass.

  1. Dear Dwayne,
    Your articles are like a first fresh spring rain after a long dry winter! It?s like bed time stories, just wonderful, thank you! Beautiful photos and even better comments ? can?t ask for more:)
    I think it?s time to come back to Madikwe Hills:)

  2. Hi Samanta
    Thanks for your Comment keep looking, it is only the start.
    We hope to see you again Samanta.

    Hi Mark
    I?ll be posting ones a week the photos of the week so keep on looking.

    Bush regards
    Dwayne

  3. Hi Samanta
    Thanks for your Comment keep looking, it is only the start.
    We hope to see you again Samanta.

    Hi Mark
    I?ll be posting ones a week the photos of the week so keep on looking.

    Bush regards
    Dwayne

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