Adopt a baby elephant

I adopted little Mbegu last October when I went to visit the Shelrick Elephant orphanage, in Naroibi, Kenya. I received an email report each month about her progress. This month I was so delighted to receive this one. “Our Mini Read More …

DELICATE DIK-DIKS

It was many years before I managed to photograph the delicate little dik-dik in the bushlands of Africa. These tiny 30 cm high animals are so timid they run as soon as the jeep stops. But I can find them Read More …

ZIPPY ZEBRAS

Great fun at St Kevin’s Catholic school at Dee Why with the fabulous librarian Kirsty O’Rourke. Each child had a zebra mask to celebrate the arrival of the new Ziggy the Zebra book. I’ve seen hundreds of Burchell zebras on Read More …

LION ENCOUNTERS

One morning at Rekero Camp I woke up to the sounds of a pride of lions close to camp. Their roaring is so loud. After one lion finished his performance another would return the call on the other side of Read More …

What a lovely mud bath

  I had the pleasure of watching little baby elephants at the David Sheldrick Orphanage having a great time sloshing around in the mud. They were slipping and sliding over each other and having a wrestle. One was just happy Read More …