Lesser Bushbaby (Nagapie)

(Galago senegalensis) These small creatures, as their Afrikaans name implies, have a  shrill, plaintive call that sounds like a baby crying.  They are nocturnal, occurring in pairs or singly and are widespread in distribution throughout the northern region above South Africa.


(Hystrix africaeaustralis) The porcupine is the largest African rodent, which has successfully adapted and has a wide habitat tolerance. It is disturbed throughout South Africa. The porcupine is armed with lethal quills which it rattles when confronted or alarmed. If this attempt fails it will attack in an odd sideways and backwards action, in attempt to impale their attacker. It … Read More