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 Post subject: Re: A Crazy Wallop of a KTP Trip!
Unread postPosted: Tue Dec 03, 2013 10:56 pm 
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Well, the cheetahs were invisible and we turned around to head back to TR. We decided to give Samevloeiing another check and found some spots in the shade! :dance:

At first this sighting was not the best - 2 cheetahs lying flat in deep shade at lunchtime - but we hung around and things got better.

They were very affectionate.

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And finally one decided to go drink at the waterhole...

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And the other joined her(could not see any ‘male’ evidence).

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When they walked off together, we went onto to TR to book in. We had booked a campsite with power, but Reception told us to take our pick, and we ended up with a lovely campsite, without power. We set up our tent, had lunch, and were ready for the afternoon drive(we were learning that time disappears exceptionally fast when you are camping :whistle: ).

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 Post subject: Re: A Crazy Wallop of a KTP Trip!
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Wonderful trip with awesome sightings all around :dance: :dance: .

Great mating lion sequence :clap: .

Just love the baby springbok :dance: .

Stunning pair of cheetah :clap: .

Waiting for more :popcorn: :popcorn: .

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Love the owl and the cheetah :dance: (and am wondering whether these two ladies might be Lisette's two cubs from a few years back, Pudding and Pie?) :hmz:


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Ah, the Owl and the Pussycats 8) It couldn't get better. Those Cheetah pictures are truly beautiful. Bring it on, this is thoroughly enjoyable.

:popcorn: :popcorn: :popcorn: :popcorn:

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Wonderful TR and just love those Cheetah. :clap: :clap:

Thanks for sharing :popcorn:

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wow the Cheetahs :dance: :dance:
then the cute little one drinking :k
Spotted Eagle Owl :clap:
and the Hyenas :thumbs_up:

nice episode Wanderw :clap: :clap: :clap:

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what a wonderful cheetah sighting, wanderw :dance: :dance:

and stunning pics of the lions again :clap: :clap:

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Wonderful trip report. :)
Love your cheetah photos. :thumbs_up:

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So many spotted kittycats and even some without :thumbs_up:

Great owl and tawny pictures as well Wanda :clap: :clap: :clap:


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Wonderful sightings :clap: :clap: :clap:

Please keep 'em coming. :thumbs_up:


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Lovely Hyena and Cheetah sightings!!! :clap: :clap: :clap:

Overall time flies in KTP!!! :wink:

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All I can say is WOW!!Cant go wrong in KTP with the Cheetah!!

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Stunning Lion and Cheetah sightings Wanderw! Your pictures are great! :clap: :clap:

Love the curly-tailed Springbok and his mom! :dance: :dance:

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What beautiful pics of the Cheetahs, great TR :clap: :clap: :clap:

Thanks for sharing :gflower:

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Some more lovely sightings. The cats made some grand appearances


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