Blog posts in Ithala Game Reserve

Ithala’s Brown Hyena Mysteries

Out in the field, our Ithala conservation volunteers came across a brown hyena pasting. They use this to communicate with other hyenas in the area. .
28 May 2015 | Wildlife ACT
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Osteophagia? What the…

The conservation volunteers and I encountered this giraffe in Ithala Game Reserve supplementing her diet by sucking on a bone. This is called Osteophagia.
15 Apr 2015 | Wildlife ACT
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Tasty Zopf bread from Ithala

The Ithala conservation volunteers were due for an admin day at camp, so they decided to make it worth their while with a few slices of tasty zopf bread.
03 Aug 2014 | Wildlife ACT
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