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Re: Lion

Unread post by Meerkitty » Thu May 17, 2012 9:41 pm

That lion looks massive :big_eyes:
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Re: Lion

Unread post by cheetah2111 » Sun May 20, 2012 11:25 pm

You cannot beat the majesty of a mighty male lion :clap: :clap:
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Re: Lion

Unread post by Rookie2009 » Tue May 29, 2012 12:28 am

Had this two powerful brothers near the s36 entrance this year:

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Unread post by onewithnature » Tue May 29, 2012 6:33 am

Superb pics, Mant and Rookie. :clap:
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Re: Lion

Unread post by Jan van Wyk » Tue May 29, 2012 6:21 pm

Great pictures.

We found this male on the H12 (road other the bridge to join the Tshokwane road)

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and then then the young cubs before the Mantimahle dam

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Re: Lion

Unread post by kallis1786 » Tue May 29, 2012 11:34 pm

Superb pics of the LIONS. Great sightings and loved all of the pics.

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Re: Lion

Unread post by Maargat G » Wed Jun 06, 2012 3:23 pm

We found this guy on close to Skukuza this past weekend.
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Unread post by kallis1786 » Wed Jun 06, 2012 3:33 pm

Great pic gerharddb

Really Magnificent Male. He looks like he had a few battles.

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Re: Lion

Unread post by Jan van Wyk » Thu Jun 07, 2012 7:29 pm

Wow what a magnificent Male :mrgreen:

Photo taken on the Tshokwane road

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Re: Lion

Unread post by Roan » Thu Jun 07, 2012 7:53 pm

:thumbs_up: Nice one Jan!
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Re: Lion

Unread post by SurfCindy » Sat Jun 09, 2012 12:59 pm

Saw this guy on H1-3 in Kruger in October 2011

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Re: Lion

Unread post by SurfCindy » Sat Jun 09, 2012 1:02 pm

After he was finished...along came his partner in crime and her turn at the feast

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Re: Lion

Unread post by kallis1786 » Sat Jun 09, 2012 1:16 pm

WOW, Great pics SurfCindy. :clap: :clap:

Thank you soo much for sharing

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Re: Lion

Unread post by sarafl » Sun Jun 10, 2012 1:09 am

Does anyone know about the markings these two young males have on their shoulders? These males were seen near Berg En Dal. What first appears to be a "normal scar" takes on new meaning when you notice that both males have the identical marks- one on the left shoulder and the other has it on his right. I think you can make it out on the pictures (even at small size) the marking looks like an underlined c. I asked the guide if it was for research, and he said researchers only collar the lions. I haven't had time to look through all of the forum postings (we just returned from the trip), so please forgive me if this topic has been covered somewhere!

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Re: Lion

Unread post by cheetah2111 » Sun Jun 10, 2012 10:30 am

Thanks for the pics guys :clap:
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