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Night Moves

Every night, just before bed, I take Josie out into the small park opposite our house where she sniffs around and has a pee. Last

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Ginger Giant

Like butter in a hot pan, the mokoro slides effortlessly out from the inlet onto the still, coppery-bronze surface of the Okavango floodplain. The prow

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Lost Soul

Pel’s Fishing-Owl (Scotopelia peli). Nxabega, Okavango Delta, Botswana Like any schoolboy in the 1970s, I had limited opportunities to travel beyond the town I lived

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Winter Owl

Marsh Owl (Asio capensis) Kyalami, South Africa I’m on the N4 highway, moving at about 100 km per hour towards Johannesburg. Outside, the air is

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Mob Squad

African Barred Owlet (Glaucidium capense) with Retz’s Helmetshrikes (Prionops retzii), Ngala, South Africa Shafts of late afternoon light were illuminating the autumn foliage of the

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