Last night’s devastating veld fire was driven by fierce wind. A neighbouring farm lost 90% of the grazing land!
This rare and absolutely astounding sighting was made on tour through the Etosha National Park. From what was observed it seemed as if the Elephant Cow had two little ones to care for. It is not sure whether it was … Continue reading
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For 28 years no pangolin, also referred as “scaly anteater”, has been seen on Farm Scheidthof. This find is therefore somewhat of a small sensation! Pangolin’s are nocturnal and highly secretive animals, which make them hard to study. They normally … Continue reading
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Tagged animals of namibia, anteater, anteaters, ants, Cape or Temminck’s ground pangolin, endangered mammals, Guest Farm Scheidthof, illegal wildlife trade, kalahari desert, little creature, mammal groups, Namibia, nature, nocturnal animal, pangolin, scaly anteater, scheidthof, science, travel
Dear Readers, We here at Scheidthof would like to wish you all a Merry Christmas and a happy, healthy and prosperous New Year 2012. May all your New Year resolutions become reality.
On a Safari through the Etosha National Park a group of tourists, lead by the owner of Guest Farm Scheidhof, encountered a pride of lions feasting on the carcass of a dead Elephant. After making a few inquires, the cause … Continue reading
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Tagged bush fire, etosha national park, Namibia, namibia safari, namibia tours, namibia: lions feast on elephant, scheidthof Guest Farm