Wild Dogs of Asia!

Dholes (Cuon alpinus) are a species of wild dog found across Central, South, Southeast and East Asia. They share their habitat with Tigers (Panthera tigris) and are reputed to be very aggressive in their interactions with the big cats. Stories of Dhole packs hunting down Tigers in the forests of India have become part of […]

via Dravidian Words in Foreign Languages 7 — Man Without a Past


Leopards of India!

Leopards (Panthera pardus), or panthers (as they were more popularly known a few decades ago) are the commonest of big cats in India. The Indian subspecies (Panthera pardus fusca), distributed across the subcontinent might have as many as 14,000 individuals (as of 2016), far more than all the tigers, lions, snow leopards and clouded leopards […]

via Panthers as Pest Control — Man Without a Past

A Leopard on a branch dramatically back-lit…

Leopards are graceful and powerful big cats closely related to lions, tigers, and jaguars. They live in sub-Saharan Africa, northeast Africa, Central Asia, India, and China. However, many of their populations are endangered, especially outside of Africa. The leopard is so strong and comfortable in trees that it often hauls its kills into the branches. […]

via A Leopard in Sihouette. — Old Guv Legends

Wildlife Corridor Protects Elephants and Other Wildlife…

ศาสตร์เกษตรดินปุ๋ย : ขอบคุณแหล่งข้อมูล : หนังสือพิมพ์ The Nation http://www.nationmultimedia.com/detail/national/30340670 Courtesy of Dr Theerapat Prayurasiddhi. Chief Paitoon. How a wildlife corridor can save our precious elephants’ future national March 11, 2018 01:00 By Piyaporn Wongruang The Sunday Nation 2,284 Viewed Senior wildlife ranger Prawut Prempree’s face becomes serious when he stares at a map showing how fragmented […]

via How a wildlife corridor can save our precious elephants’ future — ศาสตร์เกษตรดินปุ๋ย2


In some parts of the world, the seasons do not change. In the African savannah it is always hot. Savannahs are covered with tall grasses. The grass is very tall. It is taller than a man! It is yellow and brown because of the hot sun! There are some trees but they are not many! […]

via African Savannah (1st Grade reading) —

On The Road Again, Walking with a Lion!

I thought I ought to explain this photo on my cover page. It was taken in Zimbabwe, near Victoria Falls. It is one of my favourite travel shots of all time. Yes, I am walking with a lion. Its not something you can do every day and it is without a doubt one of the most […]

via Walking with Lions — On The Road Again

alking with a Lion!


At first I think it must be a mirage. They come, tons of them, literally, through the dusty, shimmering heat of the African afternoon, meandering towards the water hole. I have never seen so many elephants. They come, in family groups, from every direction across the parched Namibian landscape. Old battle scarred bulls, their huge […]

via NAMIBIA — On The Road Again