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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Grevy zebra Equus grevyi

Grevy’s zebra Equus grevyi is the rarest of our Northern Specials. Identified with thin stripes and white belly and endangered with fewer wild zebras than tigers. All have their unique pattern, like our fingerprints. One of the targets we had was to get them in the same photo for comparison, which is possible in Meru. […]

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Sykes Monkey Cercopithecus mitis

Syke’s Monkey / Blue Monkey Cercopithecus mitis Our local entertainers, often playing in the trees around the pool

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Banded Mongoose Mungos mungo

Banded Mongoose Mungos mungo have a large head with small ears, a long tail and short muscular limbs. Their fur is brown in colour and they have several dark brown/black stripes on their back and down the sides of their body.

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Bohor Reedbuck Redunca redunca

Bohor Reedbuck Redunca redunca The South African relative is famous for naming a shoe brand.

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Brush-tailed Porcupine Atherurus africanus

Brush-tailed Porcupine Atherurus africanus

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Yellow-spotted bush hyrax Heterohyrax brucei

Yellow-spotted rock hyrax Heterohyrax brucei is distinguishable from the rock hyrax as the bush hyrax is less heavily built and has a narrower muzzle than the rock hyrax

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Vervet Monkey Cercopithecus aethiops

Vervet Monkey Cercopithecus aethiops is common along the rivers.

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Desert Warthog Phacochoerus aethiopicus

Desert warthog Phacochoerus aethiopicus was until recently one of the most poorly known and neglected large non-forest mammals in Africa with almost no information available regarding behaviour or ecology. But surely a warthog is a warthog and the suggestion of a second species is just a manifestation of creative taxonomy; yet on further scrutiny it […]

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Cape Clawless Otter Cape Clawless Otter

African Clawless Otter Cape Clawless Otter

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