A Visit from a Meerkat and time for church Laptop in repair shop. Coming soon!
Abi in Africa
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A few farewells Coming soon! x
Ok So those were my first five weeks of being at the African Elephant research unit. I am pretty sure you know now what my routine is like and all that jazz. Plus the elephants are so much fun that i am forever writing blogs! So from now on instead of broing you with all the same Herd activity stuff, I am only going to tell you all the really amazing and wonderful things that happen instead of all our usual day to day bits and pieces, maybe this way i can actu...
Happy Anniversary Ellies! So Monday morning I was fortunate to have a lay in and was up at 7.30am. I went out at 8.30 to see Shaka and Clyde and do Activity Budgets for a couple of hours. The boys were supposed to go on a walk at 9.30am, but Shaka was just not co-operating and refused to stretch down so that the guides could put the blankets on him. He was rather lethargic and just did not want to do what he was told. It took over half an hour with a lot of e...
Doing research come rain or shine! Monday morning I was up at 6am and started the day's activities in the boma. We started off collecting dung for the various tests that we carry out and then I went into the pens and removed all the left over branches. After a while Tazayi came over and asked me to help him carry the food bowls over to Harry, Namib and Tosha so with a fair amount of strength we managed to carry them over to the pens. As a thank you he then inv...