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10 facts about meerkats

by Tswalu Kalahari on December 09, 2018 in Meerkats, News, 
  1. Mating is usually reserved for the alpha male and female.
  2. When she is ready to breed, the alpha female chases away other females of… Continue reading

Of meerkats and pups, by field guide Sarah Nurse

by Tswalu Kalahari on November 04, 2018 in Meerkats, News, Wildlife, 

I saw meerkats for the first time in my life this year and what a privilege it has been to be able to get an up-close-and-personal view into the life… Continue reading

Meerkats and the winter season, by field guide Barry Peiser

by Tswalu Kalahari on July 09, 2018 in Meerkats, News, Wildlife, 

Winter in the Kalahari is made up typically of very cold nights and mild to hot sunny days.

This winter however has been mild to date with… Continue reading

Warmth of the rising sun, by meerkat habituator Veronique Vorster

by Tswalu Kalahari on August 14, 2017 in Meerkats, News, 

As the winter sun rises over the Korannaberg Mountains and the first rays fall on the Kalahari dunes, one by one the meerkats start showing their faces,… Continue reading

Meercat mums and pups

by Tswalu Kalahari on March 13, 2017 in Meerkats, 

Meerkats try, but do not often mate for life, and mating is usually reserved for the alpha male and female. When she is ready to breed, the alpha female… Continue reading

Kids on safari and the future of our planet, by field guide Liam Charlton

by Tswalu Kalahari on February 12, 2017 in Conservation, Meerkats, News, 

The future of our planet is in the hands of the youth. They will be the people left behind by older generations to care for the Earth.

Taking… Continue reading