Bush Partnership!

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Having ticks removed is pure bliss. This Cape Buffalo bull enjoys the Red-billed Oxpecker’s treatment. The small birds live in a truly symbiotic relationship with big mammals.

The Oxpeckers gain a great food source and the Buffalo get rid of annoying parasites. Thanda guests always enjoy watching this bush partnership.

Picture by Christian Sperka ā€“ Specialist Photography Guide and Resident Wildlife Photographer ā€“ Thanda Private Game Reserve

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