Jabu Unchained…

Jabu Unchained…

We at Dhole's Den have a particular spot called Jabu’s Corner on the fringe of our farm facing the majestic Nilgiris in the distance and the various hues of green that make the Bandipur and then the Mudumalai national parks and also facing our nearest village called...

In Memoriam Rex Brownie

In Memoriam Rex Brownie

  It was a difficult 2010 with the year ending on a bad note and taste when I stumbled upon adopting you from my dear friend Nagesh. I had always seen you from a distance and then you came to our humble home Dhole's Den and I  was happy to have another member in...

Book your safari rides online

Book your safari rides online

Dear Friends, The wait is over and finally you can book your safari rides in the Bandipur National Park online and directly with the Forest Department with no middle men involved. Proceeds go directly into the Bandipur Foundation. To us its an achievement by Mr. Kumar...

Happy Birthday Zulu!

Happy Birthday Zulu!

    Our Zulu turned 4 and we celebrated with a cake she and the other 3 enjoyed. Heresome impressions of the cake cutting.. and some lines I dedicated to her. I wish she could read but what I put on paper is written in my eyes and she requires no help to...

The Ban is over the Wait begins…

The ban on tourism in tiger reserves has been lifted. We welcome it and caution that we dont slip back into the same photoclicking mode and reduce the national animal and all the others to a pound of flesh that likes to be clicked.  It was disgusting and reduced many...

Conservation in A minor

Conservation in A minor

Who says Bandipur's not happening? Conservation in full swing. Our local school birdwatching group on one of their trips did not just bird watching and spotted a Changeable Hawk Eagle but on their way back as you see collected the plastic strewn around. This was on...

About us

Dhole’s Den is a boutique, eco-friendly and luxurious safari homestay located close to Bandipur national park. Dhole’s Den Bandipur is the residence of Karthik Davey and his family who are ardent dog lovers and share a passion for the outdoors.