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Re: Photo Theme: Youngsters in the Wild

Unread post by Jan van Wyk » Sun May 22, 2016 9:00 pm

Thank you for the comments :thumbs_up:

Super images of the young one Ladybirder :clap: :clap:

Agree....that's the smallest Ellie ever seen!....great moment captured :clap: :clap:

Play time..........

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Re: Photo Theme: Youngsters in the Wild

Unread post by lion queen » Wed May 25, 2016 8:28 am

:clap: :clap: :clap:

Just love all the youngsters!!!

Baby elephants can entertain me for hours!!! Thanks SurfCindy and Ladybirder!! :dance: :dance:

Jan that play time will need some supervision! :wink: :lol:
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Re: Photo Theme: Youngsters in the Wild

Unread post by lion queen » Wed May 25, 2016 8:29 am

Getting to know the pond neighbours!!!

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Re: Photo Theme: Youngsters in the Wild

Unread post by Meandering Mouse » Wed May 25, 2016 8:57 am

Babies just steal the show. Than you Jan and Lion queen. :thumbs_up:

A few of my leopard cubs sighting. Sadly not such good quality, but a fabulous sighting, non the less.

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I love the way it uses the tail to balance.

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Re: Photo Theme: Youngsters in the Wild

Unread post by lion queen » Wed May 25, 2016 10:24 am

:clap: :clap: :clap:

What a glorious sighting MM!!!

It is absolutely wonderful to see how they balance using their tails!
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Re: Photo Theme: Youngsters in the Wild

Unread post by Jan van Wyk » Wed May 25, 2016 2:30 pm

Wow MM..........your were so lucky with the cub sighting and got some great shots!!

Great moment captured LQ.....must be a young Bul..... :hmz:
Thank you for sharing :thumbs_up:

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Re: Photo Theme: Youngsters in the Wild

Unread post by WildImage » Wed May 25, 2016 6:56 pm

Hi MM,

What a great sequence of images. You really were set up well to capture these. :clap: :clap: :clap:

Lion Queen and Jan,

Lovely images as well. :clap: :clap: :clap:
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Re: Photo Theme: Youngsters in the Wild

Unread post by CliveK » Thu May 26, 2016 8:57 pm

Augrabies play group.........

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Re: Photo Theme: Youngsters in the Wild

Unread post by Meandering Mouse » Fri May 27, 2016 4:56 am

Creatures of endless entertainment. :D Thanks Clive.
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Re: Photo Theme: Youngsters in the Wild

Unread post by Meandering Mouse » Fri May 27, 2016 5:53 am

Why I love early December. An impie nursery.

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Re: Photo Theme: Youngsters in the Wild

Unread post by lion queen » Fri May 27, 2016 8:15 am

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

Clive love the daycare at Augrabies!!!

MM summer in Kruger = lots of baby Impala photos!! :dance: :dance:
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Re: Photo Theme: Youngsters in the Wild

Unread post by lion queen » Fri May 27, 2016 8:42 am

Warthog babies

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Re: Photo Theme: Youngsters in the Wild

Unread post by Goronta » Fri May 27, 2016 1:03 pm

Thanks for sharing Jan L.Q M.M CliveK
Nice fellows :clap: :clap: :clap:


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Re: Photo Theme: Youngsters in the Wild

Unread post by lion queen » Fri May 27, 2016 2:33 pm

:clap: :clap: :clap:

Wow a very special sighting!!!
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Re: Photo Theme: Youngsters in the Wild

Unread post by Meandering Mouse » Sat May 28, 2016 5:42 am

Goronto, what a lovely sighting. 8) As LQ said, most unusual. :thumbs_up:

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