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Re: Antelopes,Blue wildebeest and Giraffes of the Kgalagadi

Unread post by lion queen » Tue May 27, 2014 10:38 am

Hi mom........watch out here I come!!!

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Re: Antelopes,Blue wildebeest and Giraffes of the Kgalagadi

Unread post by Jan van Wyk » Tue May 27, 2014 7:28 pm

Giraffes near Mata Mata

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Re: Antelopes,Blue wildebeest and Giraffes of the Kgalagadi

Unread post by lion queen » Wed May 28, 2014 9:10 am

Being spiteful!!

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Re: Antelopes,Blue wildebeest and Giraffes of the Kgalagadi

Unread post by Jan van Wyk » Wed May 28, 2014 6:46 pm

Thanks for the comments :thumbs_up:

Love the pose lion queen...great shot...

New generation ....

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Re: Antelopes,Blue wildebeest and Giraffes of the Kgalagadi

Unread post by lion queen » Thu May 29, 2014 8:30 am

Learning early on how to pose............

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Re: Antelopes,Blue wildebeest and Giraffes of the Kgalagadi

Unread post by Jan van Wyk » Thu May 29, 2014 6:57 pm

Thank you for the comments :thumbs_up:

Agree they are so cute and what will KTP without them...great sighting lion queen :clap: :clap:

Fighting club tale... in the air...

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Re: Antelopes,Blue wildebeest and Giraffes of the Kgalagadi

Unread post by Goronta » Fri May 30, 2014 4:13 pm

Cute bokkies Jan , lion queen :thumbs_up:
Beautiful soft fight Jan ,a nice ballet :clap: :clap:

Two bokkies ready for a nap :hmz:

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Re: Antelopes,Blue wildebeest and Giraffes of the Kgalagadi

Unread post by CliveK » Sun Jun 01, 2014 3:32 pm

Lion Queen Adorable little fellow :clap: :clap:

Restful "Bokkies" Goronta :clap:

Jan van Wyk.... a fantastic sighting with action :clap:

Thanks all for sharing.

"Taking a stroll in the Park".....

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Re: Antelopes,Blue wildebeest and Giraffes of the Kgalagadi

Unread post by Jan van Wyk » Sun Jun 01, 2014 6:54 pm

Always on the move....always a great sighting to spot one...

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Re: Antelopes,Blue wildebeest and Giraffes of the Kgalagadi

Unread post by Goronta » Sun Jun 01, 2014 7:17 pm

Nice stroll... CliveK they are so elegant :thumbs_up: :D

HB is such an incredible animal
Nice sighting Jan :clap: :clap:

After a nap, a little stretch :D

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Re: Antelopes,Blue wildebeest and Giraffes of the Kgalagadi

Unread post by CliveK » Mon Jun 02, 2014 9:11 pm

Thanks all for your nice comments :dance: :dance:

A great sighting Jan van Wyk :clap: :clap: You were very fortunate to see such a lovely Honey Badger. Thanks for sharing.

Goronta...... Nice "Bokkies" :clap: :clap: (I think you must have been running a "Bokkies Tavern" as well!!! :hmz: :hmz: Thanks too for sharing.

Grazing Hartebeest

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Re: Antelopes,Blue wildebeest and Giraffes of the Kgalagadi

Unread post by lion queen » Tue Jun 03, 2014 3:03 pm

Proof that some of the Eland in 2012 did actually do their best to have their numbers increase.......

Baby Eland

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Re: Antelopes,Blue wildebeest and Giraffes of the Kgalagadi

Unread post by Jan van Wyk » Sat Jun 07, 2014 8:58 pm

Kgalagadi sand flying...

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Re: Antelopes,Blue wildebeest and Giraffes of the Kgalagadi

Unread post by Goronta » Sat Jun 14, 2014 12:44 pm

Nices images all of you CliveK, lion queen, Jan :thumbs_up: RHB,eland,gembok what a festival :clap: :clap:

Some RHB (+1) at Grootkolk waterhole , august 2011




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Re: Antelopes,Blue wildebeest and Giraffes of the Kgalagadi

Unread post by Goronta » Sun Jun 15, 2014 8:20 pm

RHB leaving Grootkolk waterhole

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