Photos of South Africa / Wildlife Encounters

The Buffalo

Updated Monday, 18 April 2022

Enjoy and/or contribute to our photo gallery of the Buffalo. We asked visitors to share their holiday snaps with us. Below is a gallery and some of the experiences that travellers had while game viewing in our beautiful country.

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The Buffalo {Syncerus Caffer}

Buffalo are extremely large, ox-like animals. Standing approximately 65 inches at the shoulder, adult males have a mass of up to 1760 pounds and females weigh up to 1650 pounds. To support the large body, the legs are very heavy. Front hooves are larger than the hind because of the extra mass they … read more about The Buffalo.

Buffalo Weaver