This resource is provided to assist safari-goers with recognition of animals that may be encountered when in the field, both on game drives on safari in Tanzania and also farther afield. We also provide information that provides an insight into the characteristics and habits of these animals, so as to increase the chances that safari-goers will likely sight their intended targets.

Crevidae (antlered)

Suidae (pigs)

Bovidae (cloven hoofed ruminants)

Canidae (dogs)

Leporidae (rabbits and hares)

Sciuridae (small ad medium sized rodents)


Mustelidae (weasel family)

Phasianidae (heavy, ground living birds)

Numididae (guineafowl)

Columbidae (pigeons and doves)