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Tuesday, 28 July 2009 15:25

Camera at Oudrif

We were contact recently by Jeanine and Bill Mitchell, who own the guest farm, Oudrif, in the northern Cederberg on the Doring River. They had seen a leopard close to their property and immediately let us know. Knowing that Johan (M1) had moved north, we set a camera on their property to see if he was moving there.

We would like to thank them for accommodating us at their awesome lodge, which is totally sustainable, with all the houses made from straw bales (www.oudrif.co.za). We have not yet had any photos of leopard, but have had a couple of caracal pics. 

The Cape Leopard Trust Trapping Techniques

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