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James Tyrrell


James had hardly touched a camera when he came to Londolozi, but his writing skills that complemented his Honours degree in Zoology meant that he was quickly snapped up by the Londolozi blog team. An environment rich in photographers helped him develop the ...

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Interesting behaviour. We saw a wildebeest calf running around with a herd of Impala. We thought it was lost.

Saw this in Chobe before arriving to Londolozi. Turns out the mother was taken down by a leopard and the lamb ran away. It began to follow a ram….. not sure how it all ended but was fascinating to watch.

Hi Denise,

Thanks for that. Maybe this lamb had also lost its mother!



During my visit there Guy mentioned that I write a blog and submit a few pictures to go along with it. He was to send me the link but I think he’s been busy and forgot. I’d like to submit my thoughts and a few of my favorite pics. Please advise how I would accomplish this via my email….. thanks!! ????????

Aw…innocent confusion!

I love the photo of the lamb trying to suckle from the male. What an awesome shot. Glad it got back to the herd, hopefully it found it’s mom!

Interesting case, I’ve heard of it happening with a few other animals

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