October 7, 2016
Battle Of The Bulls - Update Week 2

Battle Of The Bulls – Update

After almost two weeks of slowly feeding and trying to recover, the younger hippo bull that was in the fight of ‘The Battle of the Bulls’ succumbed to his injuries […]
September 14, 2016
Hippo bull 1

The Battle of the Bulls

Historically, it is said that hippopotamuses occurred through parts of the Little Karoo, but only in small pods due to the scarcity of grazing and fluctuating water levels. On Sanbona […]
August 29, 2016
brown hyena sanbona

The Elusive Brown Hyena

The Brown Hyena is a fairly reclusive and shy animal, but lately guides and guests alike have been lucky enough to get some really great sightings of these shaggy beasts. […]
August 10, 2016

Sanbona in Bloom

Some of the spring flowers have started to show on the reserve and it’s a sign that Mother Nature is coming out of hibernation here in the Karoo. Flowering occurs […]