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Janice Melmed

Born in England, I have lived in South Africa since I was seven years old. I am currently retired from a corporate career and live in Cape Town with my partner Jeff. In 2014 I visited my old school friend Terry at her farm in Limpopo Province and fell in love with the bushveld. I was amazed, and a little terrified, to find myself sharing a house with two wild warthogs. The experience was too rich not to share and so Warthog Tales was born.


  • Warthog Tales


    Farmer Terry from Livingstone farm has always had lots of cows and dogs on her farm, but never a tiny baby warthog! Twiggy was found by Mr Nel one hot summer's day after he discovered her all alone hiding under a thorn bush on an empty road. After being rescued, Twiggy is taken to live with Farmer Terry in a big house with lots of doggy friends, but will she fit in? Twiggy enjoys getting into mischief, chasing the dogs and finding places to ...

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