wildlife

Animal of the Week: Polar Bear, Svalbard, Norway

Svalbard
Polar bear (Ursus maritimus) Great place to see the polar bear: Svalbard, Norway https://www.toehold.in/phototours/svalbard.php A small creature of beauty not dwarfed at all by its vast habitat while evoking wonder in its beholders. When you are in the Arctic, watching a polar bear is a glorious experience almost
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Animal of the Week: Ethiopian wolf, Ethiopia, Africa

Ethiopia
Ethiopian wolf (Canis simensis) Great place to see the Ethiopian wolf: Ethiopia, Africa https://www.toehold.in/phototours/ethiopia-wildlife-photography-tour.php Inhabiting seven isolated mountain ranges at high altitudes in Ethiopia, the rare and exotic Ethiopian wolf is a canid native only to these highlands.
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Animal of the Week: Goosander, Kaziranga, India

Kaziranga
Goosander (Mergus merganser) Great place to see the goosander: Kaziranga, India https://www.toehold.in/phototours/kaziranga-wildlife-photography-tour.php Known as the common merganser in North America and goosander in Eurasia, this beautiful large duck is of the rivers and lakes. It nests in tree cavities, and can
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Animal of the Week: Ibisbill, Kaziranga, India

ibisbill
Ibisbill (Ibidorhyncha struthersii) Great place to see the ibisbill: Kaziranga, India https://www.toehold.in/phototours/kaziranga-wildlife-photography-tour.php If a bird with its red long down-curved bill and legs, white belly and grey wings, black breast band and face is working its charm on you while you are in
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Animal of the Week: Eyelash Viper, Costa Rica

eyelash viper
Eyelash viper (Bothriechis schlegelii) Great place to see the eyelash viper: Costa Rica, Central America https://www.toehold.in/phototours/costa-rica-wildlife-photography-tour.php A moving bright yellow spectacle against a still, wet green backdrop of a cloudforest… We are talking about this beautiful snake called
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Animal of the Week: Thomson’s Gazelle, Kenya, Africa

Thomson's gazelle
Thomson’s gazelle (Eudorcas thomsonii) Great place to see the Thomson’s gazelle: Kenya, Africa https://www.toehold.in/phototours/kenya-wildlife-photography-tour.php In the vast plains of Kenya, on which wander beings of majestic beauty, the Thomson’s gazelle, too, exists as a part of the tremendous show of nature.
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Animal of the Week: Hadada Ibis, Kenya, Africa

Hadada ibis
Hadada ibis (Bostrychia hagedash) Great place to see the Hadada ibis: Kenya, Africa https://www.toehold.in/phototours/kenya-wildlife-photography-tour.php Of the many living wonders that dwell in the wilderness of Kenya in Africa, the hadada ibis is a bird that can kindle your interest by its insouciant beauty. Do
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Animal of the Week: Spot-billed Pelican, Ranganathittu, India

spot-billed pelican
Spot-billed pelican (Pelecanus philippensis) Great place to see the spot-billed pelican: Ranganathittu, Karnataka, India https://www.toehold.in/phototours/ranganathittu-nature-photography-masterclass.php Inhabiting large inland and large lakes, the spot-billed pelican, also known as the grey pelican, is a member
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Animal of the Week: Grey Francolin, Ranthambhore, India

Grey Francolin
Grey francolin (Francolinus pondicerianus) Great place to see this francolin: Ranthambhore, India https://www.toehold.in/phototours/ranthambhore-full-day-tiger-photography-tour.php Inhabiting the scrub forests and open cultivated lands, the grey francolin is mainly found in the plains and dry parts of South Asia.
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Animal of the Week: Asiatic Lion, Gir, India

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Asiatic lion (Panthera leo persica) Great place to see the Asiatic lion: Gir, India https://www.toehold.in/phototours/gir-lion-photography-tour.php Ruddy-tawny fur speckled with black or buffish grey. Sometimes sandy. To us, this is nothing short of poetry walking. We are talking about one of the most-loved
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