Cape Rock Hyrax Procavia capensis

Cape Rock Hyrax Procavia capensis is found in habitats with rock crevices in which to escape from predators.

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Günthers Dik-Dik Madoqua guentheri

Günther’s dik-dik Madoqua guentheri is very similar to Kirk’s. Not yet confirmed, but it should exist.

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Wild Cat Felis libyca

African Wildcat Felis libyca  A lot of Wild Cats have interbred with domestic cats across Africa and the gene pool is getting “watered down”. This is yet another thing that makes Meru so special. It is very raw and natural, and has not had too much destructive human influence. The African Wildcat is also a […]

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Gerenuk Litocranius walleri

Gerenuk Litocranius walleri is one of our Northern 5. Found in the drier part of the park and is unique as it never drink water- it gets all water from the leaves.

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Zorilla Ictonyx striatus

Striped Polecat / Zorilla Ictonyx striatus

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Common genet Genetta genetta

Common Genet Genetta genetta is one of the smaller nocturnal cats, most likely in Murera but not yet identified.

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Kirk’s Dik-Dik Madoqua kirkii

Kirk’s Dik-Dik Madoqua kirkii is fairly common and probably the main food source for many of the smaller carnivores.

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Serval Felis (Leptaillurus) serval

Serval Felis (Leptaillurus) serval is a medium-sized cat,strong yet slender animal, with long legs and a fairly short tail. Due to its leg length, it is relatively one of the tallest cats. The head is small in relation to the body, and the tall, oval ears are set close together. It has been observed in […]

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Bushbuck Tragelaphus scriptus

Bushbuck Tragelaphus scriptus sometimes seen in our camp.

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Ratel (honey badger) Mellivora capensis

Honey Badger / Ratel Mellivora capensis

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