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Lions - Panthera Leo.

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Re: Lions - Panthera Leo.

Unread post by Leeukos » Fri Sep 08, 2017 1:33 pm

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A lionesse (female lion) looking over the open savanna grasslands within the Kruger National Park.
"A roaring lion kills no game."
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Re: Lions - Panthera Leo.

Unread post by Mischief » Tue Sep 12, 2017 6:24 am

Leeukos what a lovely :cam: :thumbs_up: :thumbs_up:
The Queen of the Beasts Looks most content and serene :clap: :clap:
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Re: Lions - Panthera Leo.

Unread post by hilda » Fri Sep 22, 2017 3:44 pm

Stunning pictures, thank you Leeukos! :clap: :clap:
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Re: Lions - Panthera Leo.

Unread post by jaffles » Sat Sep 30, 2017 6:36 pm

A wonderful pic, Leeukos! :gflower:
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Re: Lions - Panthera Leo.

Unread post by jaffles » Sat Sep 30, 2017 6:39 pm

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Back again in South Africa :dance:

KTP 30.10.2017 - 15.11.2017
Augrabies Fall NP 16. + 17.11.2017
KTP 19.02.2018 - 07.03.2018

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Re: Lions - Panthera Leo.

Unread post by hilda » Mon Oct 02, 2017 3:13 pm

Stunning photo, thanks jaffles! :clap: :clap:
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Re: Lions - Panthera Leo.

Unread post by SA fan » Fri Oct 06, 2017 11:58 pm

My favourite lion picture from our 2015 trip:
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Re: Lions - Panthera Leo.

Unread post by hilda » Sat Oct 07, 2017 12:37 pm

Absolutely stunning SA fan! Thanks for sharing! :clap: :clap:
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Re: Lions - Panthera Leo.

Unread post by ekoppen » Sun Oct 15, 2017 4:32 pm

Bookends
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*****2017*****
Skukuza Oct 27, 28, 29,30,31
Orpen Nov 1, 2
Letaba Nov 4, 5
Oliphants Nov 6, 7, 8
Satara Nov 9, 10, 11,12,13,14,15,16,17,18,19,20,21,22,23,24,25
Lower Sabi Nov 26, 27,28,
Crocodile Bridge Nov 29, 30
Skukusa Dec 1,2,3,4

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Re: Lions - Panthera Leo.

Unread post by manicwalker » Mon Oct 16, 2017 4:12 am

Great Lion photos everyone :dance:
Thanks for sharing :clap: :thumbs_up:

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Re: Lions - Panthera Leo.

Unread post by hilda » Mon Oct 16, 2017 5:53 am

Stunning "bookends" ekoppen! :clap: :clap:
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Re: Lions - Panthera Leo.

Unread post by Guinea Pig » Tue Nov 21, 2017 10:30 am

Plenty of lions sightings around Satara at the moment. We counted 19 individuals.

ImageIMG_8046 by Santie Quanjer, on Flickr

ImageIMG_7945 by Santie Quanjer, on Flickr

ImageIMG_7878 by Santie Quanjer, on Flickr
Satara and Biyamiti booked for May 2018. 8)

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Re: Lions - Panthera Leo.

Unread post by hilda » Tue Nov 21, 2017 10:41 am

Beautiful Lion sightings Guinea Pig! They are gorgeous! :clap: :clap:
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