Tag Archive: cheetah

Cheetah kill

This was the first time that I saw our two male Cheetahs on a kill. They often hunt in very thick areas and only appear once they are well fed, far away from… Continue reading

A New Cheetah!

Today was a great day for the Thanda Cheetah population. They were joined by a new female which was released onto the reserve.  The three year old cat was born at Mountain Zebra… Continue reading

Cheetah calling!

This male Cheetah was vocalizing to call his brother. If you want to hear what it sounds go to http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rtG9Xhqzcf8. Have a good week!  

Bush Statistics :-)

Today I put together my Thanda sighting report. I had a total of 183 major/special game sightings since I arrived at Thanda in June. Here are the detailed numbers 🙂 42 x Lions… Continue reading

Cheetah Pose

Our two male Cheetah were demonstrating two very typical Cheetah poses. They were scanning their surroundings for possible prey! More about Cheetahs: The Cheetah (Acinonyx jubatus) is a large-sized feline inhabiting most of Africa… Continue reading


These two Cheetah brothers have a strong bond since many years. Unlike female Cheetah, who are always solitary, Cheetah males often form coalitions. Being able to groom one another is one of the… Continue reading

Cheetah Calling!

Yesterday I followed our two male Cheetah when one of them picked up the scent of a female. Below is a link to a short video with him calling for the Cheetah Lady… Continue reading