Uganda wildlife

57 Huge Hippo Facts: Africa’s Most Dangerous Animal? Pink Milk?

Hippos are huge, docile mammals. Or are they? In this post, you’ll learn 57 hippo facts about one of Africa’s most dangerous animals. You’ll learn about their size, habits, physical traits. And we also cover pink hippo milk and poop sprinklers. Plus tons of photos and videos. For your safety: we recommend a good pair of binoculars and [...]

33 African Leopard Facts (Panthera pardus pardus)

In this post, you’ll learn 33 African leopard facts. You’ll learn about their habits, habitat, diet, differences with other cats (including cheetahs), black panthers, and much more. Plus lots of photos and amazing videos! For your safety: we recommend a good pair of binoculars and a good safari-grade camera with zoom lens. These will allow you to see and shoot leopards without risking [...]

In this post, you’ll learn 29 facts about the African rock python. It is the largest snake in Africa – and one to be careful about. You’ll learn about its habitat, size, lifespan, diet, range, threats, and much more. Plus lots of photos and an amazing video! For your safety: we recommend a good pair of binoculars and [...]

Planning your Uganda trip? In this post about Uganda’s 10 National Parks and 4 Wildlife Game Reserves, you’ll learn about their topography, animals you can see, and where they are located. We also include 7 travel videos to give you a true picture about each Uganda National Park. Uganda’s 10 National Parks The national parks [...]

Heading to Uganda? Here are 17 birds of Uganda, ranging from the tiny black bee-eater to the large and weirdly-cute shoebill stork. Uganda is a top birding destination – and for good reason. 17 Birds of Uganda: Birding in the Pearl of Africa Uganda is a bird lover’s paradise, boasting more than 1,000 different bird [...]

15 Shoebill Stork Facts (Balaeniceps rex)

The shoebill stork is an impressive and somewhat ugly dinosaur-like bird that is found in Uganda. In the post, you’ll learn 15 shoebill stork facts, including diet, population, sibling behavior, sounds, lifespan, foot size and more. Learn more about the other birds of Uganda. 15 Interesting Facts About the Shoebill Stork Did you know that [...]

The saddle-billed stork is a very tall wading bird found in sub-Saharan Africa. In this post, you’ll learn 15 saddle-billed stork facts, including where it gets its name, differences between males and females, habitat, why they don’t make a call, population, diet, lifespan, tallest bird status, and adaptations. Learn more about the other birds of [...]

Curious about the white rhino? In this post, you’ll learn about the differences between northern and southern white rhinoceroses – and between white and black rhinos. You’ll also learn about their population, size, habitat, diet, and recovery efforts. Learn more about other Ugandan animals. 14 White Rhinoceros Facts The critically endangered white rhinoceros (Ceratotherium simum) [...]

In this post, you’ll meet Africa’s Marabou Stork. This has been referred to as Unofficial National Bird of Uganda. Learn more about the other birds of Uganda. 15 Facts About the Ugly Marabou Stork You are not likely to forget seeing a marabou stork, no matter if you see the majestic wading birds in the wilds [...]

8 Great Blue Turaco Facts (Corythaeola cristata)

Interested to learn about this unusual African blue bird? Here are 8 great blue turaco facts to satisfy your curiosity, including diet, range, flight skills, calls, mating rituals, and more. Learn more about the other birds of Uganda. 8 Great Blue Turaco Facts Whether you are a seasoned world-traveler or are just visiting Uganda for [...]

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