Explore and capture Wildlife sightings.

Easy-to-use wildlife tools geared with people in mind.
Wildspots helps you document & explore the Wildlife you see around you.

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  • Karoo Sand Snake (Psammophis notostictus) by @trainmaster Karoo Sand Snake
  • African Darter (Anhinga rufa) by @Wildlifeinmygarden African Darter
  • Spotted Harlequin Snake (Homoroselaps lacteus) by @WallyPetersen Spotted Harlequin...
  • Spotted bush snake (Philothamnus semivariegatus) by @Wildlifeinmygarden Spotted bush snake
  • Puff Adder (Bitis arietans) by @WallyPetersen Puff Adder

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Boomslang (Reptile) Spotted 5 days ago in Table Mountain - National Park captured by @SafariRuss
Kelp Gull (Bird) Spotted 12 days ago captured by @SafariRuss
Brown House Snake (Reptile) Spotted 4 months ago captured by @Wildlifeinmygarden
Cape Dwarf Burrowing Skink (Reptile) Spotted 5 months ago captured by @maddieray133
Common Brown Water Snake (Reptile) Spotted 5 months ago in Kommetjie captured by @WallyPetersen
Spotted Eagle-Owl (Bird) Spotted 6 months ago in Kommetjie captured by @WallyPetersen
Hadeda Ibis (Bird) Spotted 6 months ago in Kommetjie captured by @WallyPetersen
Fiscal Flycatcher (Bird) Spotted 6 months ago captured by @WallyPetersen
Little Egret (Bird) Spotted 6 months ago in Kommetjie captured by @WallyPetersen
Greater Flamingo (Bird) Spotted 7 months ago in Kommetjie captured by @WallyPetersen

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Wildspots contributors have recorded over 1628 unique species of animal.

19028 Wildlife Records (11953 Photos) Spotted by 295 Contributors.

Bird 11197 Birds (813 Species)
Mammal 4906 Mammals (181 Species)
Reptile 1735 Reptiles (242 Species)
Amphibian 745 Amphibians (92 Species)
Other 207 Others (116 Species)
Insect 238 Insects (184 Species)

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Use wildspots to capture & keep track of your wildlife sightings - as well as explore what others are seeing - easy to use wildlife tools geared with people in mind.

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Animal Wiki

Our Animal Wiki contains basic information, distribution maps and photos of over 1608 unique species of animal including Birds, Reptiles, Mammals and Amphibians.

Animal Wiki

Timeline Map

Explore our wildlife Records on a map and adjust the time range of when these Records where seen - you can also adjust the map to only show the animals you are interested in.

Timeline Map


Explore areas around South Africa and get an insight about what Wildlife is being spotted there using our species checklists.



Allows people with a shared wildlife interest to form a Group and contribute Records to the Group - much like a Facebook Group.


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