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 Post subject: Re: Lion
Unread postPosted: Tue Aug 09, 2011 8:50 pm 
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Lions seen at the S65 on the 20th of july 2011:

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An other day at Skukuza, 24th july on the H1-2:

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 Post subject: Re: Lion
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Exquisite photos Mlambane, RP, Floris Cathy. :clap: :clap: :clap: I might even consider elevating lion to one of my favourite cats, along with cheetah and leopard, with such superb shots of them. :twisted:

Well seen, BB ... that offender is indeed a twit!

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Evening All :yaya:

Have anyone ever seen a lioness giving birth? Like seeing it as it is happening?

My SO's parents saw it a few days ago and what a sight it is! WOW!

will upload some photos once they downloaded and CR them!

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Yesterday on the banks of the Crocodile river in KNP.

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:clap:

Nannie, what was the result of the chase?

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The lion family of ten had two warthogs, not enough though!


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Stunning :dance:

Very well captured :clap:

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Must have been a very exciting sighting Nannie, was this from Ngwenya?

Our latest Lion seen in Kruger this June, he had a huge entourage of cars following him down the N'watimhirri causeway.

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Hi Elsa,
Yes it was and we watched the buildup and it took about an hour till the kill's. The sighting was from Marloth Park.


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Elsa, beautiful lion... love his dark colouring!


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the wellknown "brocken jaw" Lion, from the Kgalagadi :D

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and this Lioness... ready to hunt :D

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Elsa, seems like you got the best positions there. :clap:

A-M, again lovely pics to feast the city eyes on. :clap: :clap:

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taken within 30 minutes of arriving at Malelane Gate.....

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 Post subject: Re: Lion
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Great sighting and photo Scotm. :clap: :cam:
I try be first at the gate and sometimes I am successful. I came across a pride of lions lying on the H1-3 about 14 kms south of Satara earlier this month.
Here is a pic of the male lion.

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