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 Post subject: An accidental bath at Orpen
Unread postPosted: Fri Jul 19, 2013 3:41 pm 
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Cammers, remember SANParks' request here? link

Have you seen what was captured on the Orpen cam?


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 Post subject: Re: An accidental bath at Orpen
Unread postPosted: Fri Jul 19, 2013 3:51 pm 
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Well! that must be the cleanest Giraffe in Kruger :D So glad he got out
(and I bet the buff is thinking "this water tastes funny" :lol:

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Oh WOW ! :dance:

Thanks for capturing it at the time, Dots :clap:

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 Post subject: Re: An accidental bath at Orpen
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:thumbs_up: Was`a great moment

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 Post subject: Re: An accidental bath at Orpen
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Wow! What a fantastic video Dinkybird! I'm so glad he was able to get out! What a struggle to get up again! Shame! Thank you for sharing! :clap: :clap:

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 Post subject: Re: An accidental bath at Orpen
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MATTHYS wrote:
Thanks for capturing it at the time, Dots :clap:
:clap: :clap: There you go, that grew into a lovely video for all to enjoy!

So, do not take your eyes off the cams cammers :dance:

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 Post subject: Re: An accidental bath at Orpen
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and very well done to the clever peeps that did it :clap: :clap:

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So glad that Mr/Ms Giraffe got out, :pray: :pray: thank you for sharing with us

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 Post subject: Re: An accidental bath at Orpen
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I wondered what had become of the giraffe when Dotty posted the one pic on the cam thread. What a battle the poor animal had to get out. Bet that's one giraffe who will steer clear of Orpen waterhole in future.

So glad to have been able to see its successful departure from the water. Bet the buff was surprised. :big_eyes:


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I was sure it was an accident :wall:
poor Giraffe.... and nothing broken :shock: ??????

we saw it a little bit further, but can't saw if it has some injuries :?

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What amazing footage :clap: :clap: :clap: :clap:

So very glad he finally managed to get himself out :thumbs_up:

Love the cams!! :dance: :dance: :dance: :dance:

Thanks for posting Dinky Bird :gflower:

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Pshew :big_eyes: :big_eyes: :big_eyes: :big_eyes: :big_eyes: :big_eyes: :big_eyes: :big_eyes: some rather tense moments there. Brilliant footage :thumbs_up:

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:shock:Magnificent footage ...looks rather stressful for the poor Giraffe..compared to the webcam pic just sitting...Glad nothing broken and managed to get out from taking the accidental bath. :dance: :dance:

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Thank you so much for sharing this! Poor giraffe wasn't having the best day - so pleased he/she got out of there! :D


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