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Giant African Praying Mantis

It is during the late rainy season that the Praying Mantis (Sphodromantis viridis) also referred to as African Mantis starts to appear on Guest Farm Scheidthof. This peculiar looking insect has a bright green colour and belongs ta an order of insects that contains approximately 2,200 species in … Continue reading

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The elusive Pangolin

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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Atlantis Survives Crested Porcupine Attack

After a 5 minute long face-off between Scheidthof Atlantis, a 3 year old warm blood mare and a wild crested porcupine, the later admitted defeat and rushed back into the hole out of which it initially appeared. Unfortunate for Atlantis … Continue reading

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Wedding in the African Bush

A big event for Guest Farm Scheidthof – A Wedding On the 11thof May 2011 a young couple from Switzerland decided to get married with a free Registrar on Guest Farm Scheidthof. The stunning wedding was held under a huge … Continue reading

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Hail Storm Demolishes 2000 Hectare

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A heavy hail storm has destroyed a vast area of grassland on Farm Scheidthof and neighbouring farms. An eye witness has claimed to have seen vultures being hit out of trees by golf ball sized hail pellets. Although this year has … Continue reading

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Were in Namibia would you like to be right now?

Feel free to choose from the answers below or write a comment on your absolute favorite place in Namibia.  

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