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Leap of leopards

Leap of leopards
9th July 2015 Kicheche Camps


Repetition is an age old sin in any form of journalism but this week Kicheche makes absolutely no apologies for further tails of the unexpected.

The collective ‘leap’ is rarely used, not any more:  imagine three protected, well managed prolific Conservancies all with leopard kittens under three months. Let’s do that in figures: THREE Conservancies, THREE mothers and SIX cubs.

George Nampaso brilliantly captured Mara North’s Nelangu with her young charges on granite. Three days ago Bush Camps’s Patrick and James heard the excited squeals of Fig’s babies which must be no more than a week old. Close to Valley Camp the Osirata mum has also been seen carrying her two in daylight. ….more leopard footprints-2


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