Tag Archive for: wildlife

leopard lying next to the river

How do Leopards Hunt?

The quick answer is with relative ease. The leopard is the smallest of the four “Big Cats.” Their typical size is approximately 6.5 ft in length and they carry a weight of approximately 65–115 lbs.
two zebra on African safari

Do Zebra Really Bark?

The awakening sound above is the bark of a zebra. Barking Zebra Tours is often asked about this bark. Yes, zebras actually do bark. In fact, they make four very notable sounds.
red oxpecker cleaning giraffe's mouth

Symbiotic Holiday Symbols

Have you ever seen a rhino in a yoga class? Odds are you haven’t. This is not because the animal doesn’t enjoy a healthy lifestyle, it’s simply because they’re huge and not all that flexible.
Cape Buffalo on African Safari

What Makes The Big Five The Big Five?

The term “Big Five” was first used by African big game hunters. These hunters did not create the term due to a specific animal’s size or rarity.
red colobus monkey in Jozani Forest Zanzibar

Red Colobus Monkey

There’s Cute, and then There’s… Colobus cute! It could very well be one of the cutest monkeys on the planet. The Zanzibar Red Colobus Monkey is endemic to Unguja, or, the main island of the Zanzibar Archipelago.