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A Prickly Cutie - By “Pango” Lyn Lambert.

Posted on Mon January 9, 2023.

Did you know that the Cape Porcupine is the largest rodent in Southern Africa? This species is found throughout southern and central Africa, including South Africa, Kenya, Uganda, and the Congo. And as the official Needles Lodge logo it’s one of our favourite animals!

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The Elusive Pangolin - By "Pango" Lyn Lambert, Manager Needles Safari Lodge

Posted on Sun October 16, 2022.

There are many people who do not know what a Pangolin is. I suppose this is because they are mostly nocturnal and live in burrows, so they are very seldom seen. Conservationists are constantly learning and gathering data through the rescue and rehabilitation programs which have been established.

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CELEBRATING WORLD ELEPHANT DAY

Posted on Fri August 12, 2022.

PART 1
There are three living species of elephants – the African bush or savannah elephant, the African forest elephant, and the Asian elephant.

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Honey Badgers - 10 Interesting Facts

Posted on Sat May 7, 2022.

Honey badgers are the subject of numerous stories. Like many children, they can be violent and fearless creatures that can cause a whole slew of issues. Finding them in the wild is exceptionally hard, but you will undoubtedly fall in love with these magnificent creatures if you do.

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Lesser Bush Babies

Posted on Tue April 26, 2022.

LITTLE NOCTURNAL ACROBATS!

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