Baby Lion

Baby Lion

Just a couple of cubs hanging around.

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Baby Lion

Baby Lion

Can you see me now? I'm a real lion.

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Baby Lion

Baby Lion

Adorable lion cubs under the sun.

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Cape Buffalo

Cape Buffalo

A standoff featuring the Buffalo, Hyena and Lions all trying to get to the dead baby buffalo

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Cape Buffalo

Cape Buffalo

We are now surrounded. Cape Buffalo to our rear and lions under the car

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Female Lion

Female Lion

Head shot of a female lioness resting in the Serengeti grasses

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Female Lion

Female Lion

Female lion sleeping on top of a large boulder under a tree. This shot was taken in the Serengeti.

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Female Lion

Female Lion

Female lion staring into the trees while lying on top of a boulder.

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Female Lion

Female Lion

Female lion lazing in the sun on the top of a huge boulder. One paw is falling down and she was by herself

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Female Lion

Female Lion

Full shot of female lion on top of a huge boulder sleeping.

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Female Lion

Female Lion

Female lion on the top of a boulder searching for a kill

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Female Lion

Female Lion

Female Lion falling asleep on the top of a boulder

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Hyena

Hyena

The group of hyena is expanding as they call for backup

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Hyena

Hyena

The hyenas have now surrounded the baby buffalo kill and are trying to keep the lions and buffalo at bay

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Lion

Lion

A small stack of lions staring me down one evening

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Lion

Lion

Female Lions in wait for dinner. Note the lion in the background under the brush

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Lion

Lion

A female lion suns herself on a huge rock formation

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Lion

Lion

A lone female lion growls at us

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Lion

Lion

Female lion sunbathes on the huge rock formation

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Lion

Lion

A lone female lion crosses the road. Note the collar.

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Lion

Stealthlike the lioness crosses the dirt road

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Lion

Lion

The lioness stops to stare at something in the distance. This female's movement is being tracked by rangers

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Lion

Lion

A portrait of a female lion resting in the grasses

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Lion

Lion

The female lion snarls at something in the grasses

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Lion

Lion

The lion stares wistfully in our direction.

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Lion

A sleepy lion rests her head on the rocks

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Lion

Lion

A beautiful portrait of a female lion staring wistfully into the sky

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Lion

Lion

Close up of a beautiful female lion

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Lion

Lion

Close up shot of a female lion contemplating her lunch

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Lion

Female lion shows us her impressive fangs

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Lion

A lone female lion yawning with boredom

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Lion

Portrait of a beautiful female lion head

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Lion

Lion

A female lion sunbathes on the rocks

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Lion

Lion

Beautiful male lion sits atop a huge rock formation in the sun

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Lion

Lion

Male lion staring into the skies. This incredible cat was part of a small pride we encountered in the Serengeti

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Lion

Lion

The huge male lion suddenly sits up surveying his territory. There were two males in this pride

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Lion

Lion

The wind started to blow in this lions mane as we sat in amazement watching

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Lion

Lion

The male lion rose and started to move across the rock formation and we moved around to the other side

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Lion

Lion

The huge male lion appeared on the opposite side of the rock formation and stared directly at us

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Lion

Lion

When this incredible male lion stood in this pose it reminded me of The Lion King. What a magnificent creature he was!

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Lion

Lion

Once again this magnificent male lion began to survey his territory.

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Lion

Lion

Three female lions sleep on the rocks paying no attention to anything

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Lion

Lion

Two adorable lion cubs sit like book ends on the top of some rocks

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Lion

Lion

A matched set of lion cubs sunning themselves

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Lion

This adorable little cub made the decision a few minute after I took this picture to turn himself around and face the opposite direction. The way he got there was amazing.

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Lion

Lion

A cub staredown contest ensured with these little babies looking directly at me.

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Lion

Lion

This little cub is just about to make a turn using the rock behind him to hold onto.

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Lion

Here he is almost completely around. This little guy was so cute.

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Lion

Lion

The other two little cubs just sat there staring me down.

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Lion

Lion

One of the baby cubs gets up and decides to take a closer look.

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Lion

Lion

This little cub made the biggest yawn. Either that or he was saying I am too a lion watch me roar

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Lion

Lion

A female lion found herself on top of a beautiful yellow acacia and provided me with a wealth of fabulous shots.

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Lion

Lion

A female lion found herself on top of a beautiful yellow acacia and provided me with a wealth of fabulous shots.

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Lion

Lion

A female lion found herself on top of a beautiful yellow acacia and provided me with a wealth of fabulous shots.

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Lion

Lion

A female lion found herself on top of a beautiful yellow acacia and provided me with a wealth of fabulous shots.

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Lion

Lion

A female lion found herself on top of a beautiful yellow acacia and provided me with a wealth of fabulous shots.

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Lion

Lion

A female lion found herself on top of a beautiful yellow acacia and provided me with a wealth of fabulous shots.

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Lion

Lion

A female lion found herself on top of a beautiful yellow acacia and provided me with a wealth of fabulous shots. I especially love this shot!

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Lion

Lion

A female lion found herself on top of a beautiful yellow acacia and provided me with a wealth of fabulous shots.

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Lion

Lion

A female lion found herself on top of a beautiful yellow acacia and provided me with a wealth of fabulous shots. This was a bit dicey for her as in her sleep she forgot she was in a tree!

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Lion

Lion

A female lion found herself on top of a beautiful yellow acacia and provided me with a wealth of fabulous shots. Note the foot starting to drop out of her perch

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Lion

Lion

A female lion found herself on top of a beautiful yellow acacia and provided me with a wealth of fabulous shots.

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Lion

Lion

A female lion found herself on top of a beautiful yellow acacia and provided me with a wealth of fabulous shots.

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Lion

Lion

A female lion found herself on top of a beautiful yellow acacia and provided me with a wealth of fabulous shots. I love this shot and the way the sun is playing on her body

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Lion

Lion

A female lion found herself on top of a beautiful yellow acacia and provided me with a wealth of fabulous shots. She was suddenly interested in something on the ground but not for long.

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Lion

Lion

A female lion found herself on top of a beautiful yellow acacia and provided me with a wealth of fabulous shots.

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Lion

Lion

A female lion found herself on top of a beautiful yellow acacia and provided me with a wealth of fabulous shots.

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Lion

Lion

A female lion found herself on top of a beautiful yellow acacia and provided me with a wealth of fabulous shots.

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Lion

Lion

A female lion found herself on top of a beautiful yellow acacia and provided me with a wealth of fabulous shots. Just like some domestic cat!!

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Lion

Lion

A female lion found herself on top of a beautiful yellow acacia and provided me with a wealth of fabulous shots. Couldn't resist this up close and personal shot of her.

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Lion

Lion

A female lion found herself on top of a beautiful yellow acacia and provided me with a wealth of fabulous shots.

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Lion

Lion

A lone female lion hiding in the tall grasses

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Lion

Lion

Three beautiful females posed together in the sunlight

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Lion

The greeting that is so common and touching when one lion arrives to see other lions in the pride

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Lion

The initial greeting is over and the female just plops herself down

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Lion

These magnificent creatures lie together in the sun

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Lion

Lion

They act in so many ways just like the ordinary domestic cat...NOT

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Lion

Lion

These females care for one another as they lie in the sun together

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Lion

One of the females sits alone

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Lion

The two females enjoying some time together

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Lion

How serene these two females look as they take in the sun

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Lion

Lion

Nothing like a good stretch.

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Lion

Lion

Look at what is coming my way. Baby lion cubs and three hungry mothers.

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Lion

Lion

Three hungry and thin females head towards a mound of dirt to call the rest of their pride

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Lion

Lion

We are too lions...These little balls of fur just captured my heart

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Lion

One of the lion cubs marching to the beat of his own roar

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Lion

Two female lions and the little cubs march together up the dirt road

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Lion

The two females are intent upon calling for other pride members

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Lion

The call continues as these two females try to gather other lions

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Lion

Lion

A portrait of two females serenely waiting

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Lion

Lion

Portrait of two female lions watching the cubs

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Lion

Lion

The female calls out over and over for the other pride members

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Lion

Lion

This female is calling and calling but no reply from her pride

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Lion

The lion's roar is incredible as she calls out

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Lion

Lion

A portrait of this female lion calling out

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Lion

The female stares into the distance

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Lion

The cubs follow their mother into the grasses

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Lion

Lion

Where are you mom?

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Lion

The cub is intent upon getting to his mother.

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Lion

Lion

The beginning of a yawn forms

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Lion

Lion

A huge yawn of boredom and I laughed until I nearly fell out of the car

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Lion

Lion

This little snarl had me on the floor...it came from nowhere and screamed "I am too a lion."

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Lion

Lion

A serene photo of one of the lion babies in meditation

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Lion

Up close and personal with the baby

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Lion

King of the Jungle atop a small boulder

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Lion

Another close up of this adorable baby lion

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Lion

Where is my mother? Scouting for mom atop this rock

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Lion

Lion

Time for your bath!

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Lion

Lion

Behind the ears!

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Lion

Lion

Just let me nuzzle under your neck!

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Lion

Lion

How adoring the cub is hanging onto his mom's yawn

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Lion

Bored with the attention Mom has had enough

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Lion

Lion

Ode to Motherhood as Mom nurses to cubs This is a series of headshots all taken while she roared and growled and otherwise showed her displeasure.

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Lion

Lion

Ode to Motherhood as Mom nurses to cubs This is a series of headshots all taken while she roared and growled and otherwise showed her displeasure.

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Lion

Lion

Ode to Motherhood as Mom nurses to cubs This is a series of headshots all taken while she roared and growled and otherwise showed her displeasure.

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Lion

Lion

Ode to Motherhood as Mom nurses to cubs This is a series of headshots all taken while she roared and growled and otherwise showed her displeasure.

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Lion

Lion

Ode to Motherhood as Mom nurses to cubs This is a series of headshots all taken while she roared and growled and otherwise showed her displeasure.

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Lion

Lion

Ode to Motherhood as Mom nurses to cubs This is a series of headshots all taken while she roared and growled and otherwise showed her displeasure.

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Lion

Lion

Ode to Motherhood as Mom nurses to cubs This is a series of headshots all taken while she roared and growled and otherwise showed her displeasure.

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Lion

Lion

Ode to Motherhood as Mom nurses to cubs This is a series of headshots all taken while she roared and growled and otherwise showed her displeasure.

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Lion

Lion

Ode to Motherhood as Mom nurses to cubs This is a series of headshots all taken while she roared and growled and otherwise showed her displeasure.

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Lion

Lion

Ode to Motherhood as Mom nurses to cubs This is a series of headshots all taken while she roared and growled and otherwise showed her displeasure.

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Lion

Lion

Ode to Motherhood as Mom nurses to cubs This is a series of headshots all taken while she roared and growled and otherwise showed her displeasure.

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Lion

Lion

Ode to Motherhood as Mom nurses to cubs This is a series of headshots all taken while she roared and growled and otherwise showed her displeasure.

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Lion

Lion

Ode to Motherhood as Mom nurses to cubs This is a series of headshots all taken while she roared and growled and otherwise showed her displeasure.

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Lion

Lion

Ode to Motherhood as Mom nurses to cubs This is a series of headshots all taken while she roared and growled and otherwise showed her displeasure.

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Lion

Lion

The majestic male lion standing amongst the wild flowers makes a great picture.

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Lion

Lion

This amazing lion was truly angry that his kill had been taken by the hyena and proceeded to go after the buffalo and hyena

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Lion

Amazing shot of a Cape Buffalo chasing the male lion.

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Lion

This male lion has parked himself under our car in an effort to get away from the herd of Cape Buffalo

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Lion

Male lion going back for more

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Lion

The Cape Buffalo is not having any of the hyena attack and chases them away

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Lion

The male lion chases the hyena in a bid to get the buffalo baby carcass back

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Lion

The hyenas are proving to be more formidable against the lion who retreats

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Lion

The Cape Buffalo and the Hyenas circle around the lions trying to get them away from the dead baby buffalo

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Lion

The Buffalos charge the two lions

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Lion

The Cape Buffalo goes after the Male Lion

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Lion

The lion retreats in the face of the charging Cape Buffalo

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Lion

The Lion and the Cape Buffalo come face to face as the Buffalo charges

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Lion

Undaunted the Lion goes in again after the Buffalo. One must remember that behind this lone buffalo is a herd of more than 300 Cape Buffalos.

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Lion

The Buffalo charges again forcing the lion into a retreat

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Lion

The chase continues with the Lion running away again

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Lion

The hyena group has grown to nearly 30 and they take up after the male Lion

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Lion

The exhausted Lion returns to our car for a rest. We were in a manner of speaking the Lion Rest Stop

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Lion

The female lioness runs from a trio of Cape Buffalo that are part of the larger herd.

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Lion

One of the exhausted males takes a bit of time out from the chase with the buffalo

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Lion

The male lion goes after one of the hyenas that is trying to take the baby buffalo kill

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Lion

A face off between a small group of the hyenas and the Male Lion who is not giving up easily

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Lion

The lion rest spot has a visitor as once again he comes to rest beneath our car. Lucky us!

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Lion

Two big pussycats rest under our car.

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Lion

This male is truly magnificent. I could reach out and touch him.

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Lion

He crosses his paws just waiting to rest up and go in again

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Lion

This amazing male lion stares me down. He wins!

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Lion

Cuter than cute as this "pussycat" ocvers his face with the huge paws that could and do kill

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Lion

The master and his lady lie comfortably resting under the car.

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Lion

Another pose please and she stretches and yawns

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Lion

Just another big old pussycat!

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Lion

The male lion is getting restless

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Lion

The male and female lion decide they might as well make use of the time with some romance...but that is not to be

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Lion

The Male and Female Lion are charged by the buffalos once again.

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Lion

A face to face encounter that leaves us breathless.

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Lion

More drama as the buffalo refuses to back down and the lion stands his ground. Remember about the herd of 300. They are out of camera range

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Lion

This is a stalemate for the time being. Talk about drama!

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Lion

The lions retreat once again outnumbered by the buffalo

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Lion

The two lions watch their backs as they head to our car

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Lion

The exhausted lion rests again

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Lion

A huge lion like yawn from this female lion

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Lion Cub

Lion Cub

A couple of baby lion cubs taking a rest on some huge rocks

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Lion Cub

Lion Cub

Hello, hello says this baby cub as he greets his sibling

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Lion Cub

Lion Cub

Kisses for my sibling as the little lion greets his brother

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Lion Cub

Lion Cub

Just hanging out with my brother

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Lion Cub

Lion Cub

Baby lion cubs just hanging around.

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lion cub

This little cub peeks out from the tall grasses ready to pounce

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lion cubs

lion cubs

Baby cubs are cuter than cute as they follow their mom into the brush

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Wildebeest

Wildebeest

Wildebeest gather around a huge boulder out of sight of a resting lion

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