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Jackals and foxes of the Kgalagadi

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Re: Jackals and foxes of the Kgalagadi

Unread post by Robbert » Mon Jun 08, 2015 10:08 pm

Black-backed jackal with "prey" in black and white.

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Unread post by hilda » Tue Jun 09, 2015 6:06 am

Great black and white shot Robbert! :clap: :clap:
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Unread post by lion queen » Tue Jun 09, 2015 8:14 am

Absolutely stunning photos!! :clap: :clap: :clap:

Robbert love the black and white Jackal! :clap: :clap:
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Re: Jackals and foxes of the Kgalagadi

Unread post by Jan van Wyk » Tue Jun 09, 2015 7:25 pm

Wow Rob...B&W work perfect!

What a great shot and moment captured!!

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Re: Jackals and foxes of the Kgalagadi

Unread post by Jan van Wyk » Sun Jun 14, 2015 10:40 am

Hoping for a snack...

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Re: Jackals and foxes of the Kgalagadi

Unread post by Robbert » Sun Jun 14, 2015 1:58 pm

Wow! A honey badger! Never seen them before in the KTP during daytime.
They are so opportunistic (just like the BBJ.... :D )

Thanks for sharing!

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Unread post by hilda » Mon Jun 15, 2015 2:56 pm

Black-backed Jackal and Honey Badger in the same picture .... what a shot Jan! :clap: :clap:
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Unread post by lion queen » Mon Jun 15, 2015 3:20 pm

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

Lovely photo Jan!
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Re: Jackals and foxes of the Kgalagadi

Unread post by Jan van Wyk » Tue Nov 10, 2015 7:37 pm

Last comment June 15... :wall:

Thank you for the comments :thumbs_up:

What will KTP be without the beautiful Jackals......specially the sounds at night around the fire.... :hmz:

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Unread post by lion queen » Wed Nov 11, 2015 7:30 am

Lovely photo Jan!! :clap: :clap: :clap: :clap:

Jan van Wyk wrote:What will KTP be without the beautiful Jackals......specially the sounds at night around the fire.... :hmz:


That is very special!!
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Re: Jackals and foxes of the Kgalagadi

Unread post by hilda » Thu Nov 12, 2015 8:01 am

Beautiful creatures! Even on his guard when quenching his thirst! :clap: :clap:
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Re: Jackals and foxes of the Kgalagadi

Unread post by Jan van Wyk » Sun Nov 29, 2015 8:59 am

Thank you LQ and Hilda :thumbs_up:

Early morning golden colours.......

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Unread post by Pumbaa » Sun Nov 29, 2015 4:15 pm

What a cuteie, Jan :clap: :clap: :clap:

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Re: Jackals and foxes of the Kgalagadi

Unread post by Philip1 » Sun Nov 29, 2015 4:44 pm

Thank you Jan. (Beauty) :thumbs_up:
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Re: Jackals and foxes of the Kgalagadi

Unread post by susanna1 » Sun Nov 29, 2015 8:26 pm

Great image Jan and thank you for keeping the thread alive.... :dance: :dance:

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