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 Post subject: Re: Cheetah
Unread postPosted: Mon Jun 17, 2013 8:21 pm 
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it's, I think, a female, the collar is a radio collar to follow this Cheetah, to study, like it was until 2 years ago in the Kgalagadi
but I don't who is studying Cheetahs in Kruger :hmz:

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 Post subject: Re: Cheetah
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Location: South Africa, Mpumalanga, Middelburg....289km from KNP!!!
Male Cheetah scent marking (H1-3 south of Satara)
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Will and Harry (S29 Mlondozi Loop)
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Female Cheetah using signpost to scan (H10 north of LS)
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 Post subject: Re: Cheetah
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Cheetahs, early September 2012 after loosing their kill to hyena. Taken 6km north of Nossob in KTP.

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Cheetah taken on 2 Septemeber 2012 about 17km south-east of Mata Mata in KTP

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 Post subject: Re: Cheetah
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Brilliant KTP Cheetah shots! :shock: :clap: :cam:


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 Post subject: Re: Cheetah
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Absolutely beautiful , thanks for sharing :gflower:

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 Post subject: Cheetah on S3 Albasini road
Unread postPosted: Thu Jun 20, 2013 3:14 pm 
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Hi All...
On my recent 2 trips i came across the same cheetah on the S3 on the road.
On Monday we were about to exit Phabeni gate when I told my SO lets go down the S3 and exit Numbi to see if can find 'our' cheetah.
On our last visit we found it close to the S1, this time we searched and searched and at the S3/S7 intersection we came across this
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although there are some really inconsiderate drivers, Mr Cheetah decided to come up to us
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he turned around and we followed
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and what heppened next was a first for me CIT (cheetah in tree)
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after jumping down the tree we followed him up the road until some impatient person drove between myself and the cheetah causing it to run into the bush.
A few seconds later it came out of the bush to give us one last look (i didnot manage to capture the look), as if to say until we meet again, and walked infront of us into the opposite bush and dissappeared.
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Thanks for a lovely 25 minutes Mr Cheetah......
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 Post subject: Re: Cheetah coalition near Orpen.
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Mom and five cubs, S100, mid point

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 Post subject: Re: Cheetah
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These pics were shown in my TR but realizing not every cheetah fan is reading all TR's I like to share this with you since sightings with 6 cheetah Mother and 5 cubs is not a "daily" thing.

Location: S100 (Satara Area)
Early in the morning a very special sighting with Cheeath mother and 5 cubs

First we saw was this youngster….
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Our special mother rasing 5 cubs in this (lion area) !!

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and why not sitting down for a nice photo…. Thanks my friend

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 Post subject: Re: Cheetah
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Aat, what stunning pictures, Cheetah are my favorite animals, they are so beautiful

Thanks for sharing these special pics with us :gflower:

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 Post subject: Re: Cheetah
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Wow, truly special sighting. She must be a brilliant hunter to keep all those mouths fed.

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 Post subject: Re: Cheetah
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onewithnature wrote:
When was this taken, ekoppen?

My wife shot the pic on November 23rd.....Ed

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 Post subject: Re: Cheetah
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 Post subject: Re: Cheetah
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What a gorgeous specimen isinkwe!!

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 Post subject: Re: Cheetah
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Saw these two on the S28 on the 17 May 13
So far our best photos taken...
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