Autumn Adventure – Warthog Mud Spa

There must have been a special on offer on mud spa treatments at the uBhejane Hide while we were visiting the Hluhluwe-Imfolozi Park in March this year, and the Warthogs were queuing for their turn!

30 thoughts on “Autumn Adventure – Warthog Mud Spa

  1. Anne

    I am pleased that you have devoted a post to the humble warthog! If one is patient and gives them the attention they deserve, warthogs reveal all sorts of interesting aspects of their behaviour.

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    1. de Wets Wild Post author

      Rolling in the mud protects their skin from the sun and biting insects, so the behaviour definitely has a functional role, but there is no doubt in my mind that they enjoy it immensely! Thanks for visiting, H.J, and for your kind comment.

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