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 Post subject: Re: Cheetahs of the Kgalagadi
Unread postPosted: Tue Feb 25, 2014 3:45 pm 
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Thanks Carol and Natuur Freak. :gflower:

Glad you enjoyed it!! It was an amazing experience!

And to my shame I have to admit, to be repeated again later that same year!! Same three cheetahs, just a different Springbok! :tongue:

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 Post subject: Re: Cheetahs of the Kgalagadi
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LQ how lucky can you get :dance: :dance: thanks for sharing your fantastic experience with us :gflower:

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 Post subject: Re: Cheetahs of the Kgalagadi
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superb serie of pictures :dance: :clap: :clap:
and nice to remember P@m :k

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 Post subject: Re: Cheetahs of the Kgalagadi
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Best series of a kill for a long time :thumbs_up: What a sighting and you captured the perfectly!!!
Just super lion queen....may be one day it will be my turn :think:

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 Post subject: Re: Cheetahs of the Kgalagadi
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Thanks all....... :gflower:

Jan, I'm pretty sure before you know it, it will be your turn!! :pray: :thumbs_up:

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 Post subject: Re: Cheetahs of the Kgalagadi
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LQ wrote:
P@m kept on saying they WILL hunt today, I know it!! So we stayed with them hoping that she might have cheetah communicating skills!! :dance: :dance:

Pammy was an amazing woman with a great love and knowledge of KTP :gflower:

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I do hope you enjoyed the sighting with me!! Felt as if I was back there!! :wink:

Enjoyed it very much, WOW :clap:
Thanks for sharing, LQ :D !

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 Post subject: Re: Cheetahs of the Kgalagadi
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Pleasure Matthys, glad you enjoyed it!!

And yes P@m was an amazing woman with great knowledge!!! Easily shared and always willing to help.

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 Post subject: Re: Cheetahs of the Kgalagadi
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Beautiful series lion queen :clap: :clap: :clap:
How many times in your life can you watch this event :big_eyes:
Thanks for sharing :gflower:

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 Post subject: Re: Cheetahs of the Kgalagadi
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An amazing sequence of events beautifully captured Lion Queen :clap: :clap: Thanks for sharing and allowing us to relive the experience with you :k

I always seem to be an half hour too early or too late for the KILL :cry:

Like this one sighted a fair distance from the road:

A half hour too early :slap:

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And a half hour too late when returning to the same sighting later :slap:

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Maybe our coming visit will "be our turn"!!

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 Post subject: Re: Cheetahs of the Kgalagadi
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Thank you Goronta and Clive. It was a big pleasure........ :thumbs_up:

Clive your turn will come when you least expect it! :thumbs_up:

Lovely sighting om mom and her youngsters!!! :clap: :clap: :clap:

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 Post subject: Re: Cheetahs of the Kgalagadi
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Nice family CliveK

"To be or not to be at the right place at the right moment that is the issue !"
Plus a pinch of luck ... :mrgreen:

Sometimes we are lucky

Thanks lion queen for your comments :D


Mom is calling...

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And the cubs are running

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Awwwww Goronta they are super cute!!!

:clap: :clap: :clap: :clap:

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 Post subject: Re: Cheetahs of the Kgalagadi
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Goronta those little ones are the sweetest :clap: :clap: :clap:

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 Post subject: Re: Cheetahs of the Kgalagadi
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They are so cute.....well spotted and great sighting Goronta :clap: :clap:
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 Post subject: Re: Cheetahs of the Kgalagadi
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Thanks for your comments lion queen, Carol g, Jan :D

This young cheetah in july 2008 was posing with a kill Mom did before I arrived


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Golden Gate july 25th-27th,
Cambedoo july 30th-31th,
MZNP august 1st-4th,
Addo august 5-8th,
Tsitsikamma Storms River Mouth august 9th-11th ,Ebb and Flow : 12th-15th
Bontebok:16-17th
Agulhas:18th

2015 : KTP booked


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