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Wednesday, July 29th, 2015
Tree-climbing African Elephant bull in Mana Pools, Zimbabwe

Tree-climbing African Elephant bull in Mana Pools, Zimbabwe
by Jez Bennett Photography

A male leopard branches out in an ebony tree along the Linyanti river, Botswana by Grant Atkinson whilst leading an Eyes on Africa photographic trip. Website

A male leopard branches out in an ebony tree along the Linyanti river, Botswana by specialist safari guide Grant Atkinson whilst leading an Eyes on Africa photographic trip. Grant & his wife Helena Atkinson host and lead exclusive photographic safaris in sought after destinations around Africa.
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A male Lion from the resident Cheli Pride in the Mara North Conservancy sharpens his claws  by Mario Moreno  Photography Join him on an upcoming photosafari in 2016 via his website http://www.mariomorenophotography.com

A male lion from the resident Cheli Pride in the Mara North Conservancy sharpens his claws
by Mario Moreno Photography
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A mother cheetah showers her cubs with affection in the Masai Mara, Kenya  by Robyn Preston Photography

A mother cheetah showers her cubs with affection in the Masai Mara, Kenya
by Robyn Preston Photography

Topis silhouetted at sunset in the Masai Mara Kenya by David Lloyd Wildlife  Photography

Topis silhouetted at sunset in the Masai Mara Kenya by David Lloyd Wildlife Photography
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Southern ground hornbill tosses a small frog in the air before swallowing it whole in the Masai Mara National Park, Kenya  by Maggy Meyer  African Wildlife  Photography

Southern ground hornbill tosses a small frog in the air before swallowing it whole in the Masai Mara National Park, Kenya
by Maggy Meyer African Wildlife Photography

Extinction Is Forever!!! "It's estimated that EVERYDAY 100 elephants are poached for their ivory! The time is here and now, we need to prioritize our conservation efforts because the world will be a very sad place without elephants. " Taken on the banks on the Chobe River, Botswana. by Nicky Classen/ Nicky Blue Photography

Extinction Is Forever!!!
“It’s estimated that EVERYDAY 100 elephants are poached for their ivory! The time is here and now, we need to prioritize our conservation efforts because the world will be a very sad place without elephants. “
Taken on the banks on the Chobe River, Botswana.
by Nicky Classen/ Nicky Blue Photography

A lion gets the fright of his life while taking a dip in a river when he spots a crocodile. The picture was taken at Duba Plains in the Okavango Delta, Botswana. Picture: MARNA VAN DER WALT / CATERS NEWS

A lion gets the fright of his life while taking a dip in a river when he spots a crocodile. The picture was taken at Duba Plains in the Okavango Delta, Botswana.
Picture: MARNA VAN DER WALT / CATERS NEWS

A bull elephant makes his presence known at a watering hole in Etosha National Park, Namibia  by Rian Van Schalkwyk Photography

A bull elephant makes his presence known at a watering hole in Etosha National Park, Namibia
by Rian Van Schalkwyk

Portuguese photographer João P Santos, 21, produced this image by combining several photographs of the starlit sky taken around the Alqueva Reserve in the Alentejo region in south Portugal. The Alqueva Reserve is known for its very low light pollution and visitors can enjoy unique and unparalleled opportunities to view the night sky. Picture: Rex

Portuguese photographer João P Santos, 21, produced this image by combining several photographs of the starlit sky taken around the Alqueva Reserve in the Alentejo region in south Portugal. The Alqueva Reserve is known for its very low light pollution and visitors can enjoy unique and unparalleled opportunities to view the night sky.
Picture: Rex

Who else have you been playing Romeo with? A lion gets a ticking off by a no nonsense female in the Olare Motorogi Conservancy, Kenya by Alison Buttigieg with Gamewatchers Safaris & Porini Camps. Read more on this photo on my blog: http://wp.me/p42JGK-EB Website

Who else have you been playing Romeo with?
A lion gets a ticking off by a no nonsense female in the Olare Motorogi Conservancy, Kenya by Alison Buttigieg with
Gamewatchers Safaris & Porini Camps.
Read more on this photo on her blog: http://wp.me/p42JGK-EB

A baby elephant learnt a valuable lesson after a warthog forced him out of a watering hole in Addo Elephant National Park in South Africa  by Conrad Cremer  Photography

A baby elephant learnt a valuable lesson after a warthog forced him out of a watering hole in Addo Elephant National Park in South Africa
by Conrad Cremer
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Lion cub antics at Khwai Savuti Botswana by Wim van den Heever whilst leading an ODP Safaris trip. Website

Lion cub antics at Khwai Savuti Botswana by Wim van den Heever whilst leading an ODP Safaris trip.
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Adorable cheetah cub at Kruger National Park in South Africa  by Renata Ewald  Photography

Adorable cheetah cub at Kruger National Park in South Africa
by Renata Ewald Photography
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Close Encounter 1 This impala in the Khwai River, Okavango Delta, was being chased by a pack of wild dogs, when it sprinted into the river in an effort to find safety. Unfortunately for the antelope… Picture: Hannes Lochner / Barcroft Media

Close Encounter 1
This impala in the Khwai River, Okavango Delta, was being chased by a pack of wild dogs, when it sprinted into the river in an effort to find safety. Unfortunately for the antelope…
Picture: Hannes Lochner / Barcroft Media

.. it unwittingly enter hippo territory, and was seized in the jaws of a huge hippopotamus. Amazingly, the lucky antelope managed to escape and made it back to dry land. Picture: Hannes Lochner / Barcroft Media Find more of Hannes work by visiting his Facebook Page

.. it unwittingly enter hippo territory, and was seized in the jaws of a huge hippopotamus. Amazingly, the lucky antelope managed to escape and made it back to dry land.
Picture: Hannes Lochner / Barcroft Media
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Huge male hippos thrash about in the water in a ferocious six-hour fight in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa Picture: Stacey Farrell / Barcroft Media

Huge male hippos thrash about in the water in a ferocious six-hour fight in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
Picture: Stacey Farrell / Barcroft Media

After finding an elephant who had died a few days earlier, this hyena shows incredible strength as he carries his find to a den more than 2 km away at Mashatu Game Reserve in Botswana  by Mike Dexter Photography

After finding an elephant who had died a few days earlier, this hyena shows incredible strength as he carries his piece of the find to a den more than 2 km away at Mashatu Game Reserve in Botswana
by Mike Dexter Photography
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A baby mountain gorilla cuddling up to its mother at Volcanoes National Park in Rwanda by Barbara Borton during a Primate  photosafari to Uganda & Rwanda led by Randy Hanna. Learn more about him and his work here

A baby mountain gorilla cuddling up to its mother at Volcanoes National Park in Rwanda by Barbara Borton during a Primate photosafari to Uganda & Rwanda led by Randy Hanna Photography
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Mother Care at Ramthambore Tiger Reserve, India  by Sandeep Dutta Photography

Mother Care at Ranthambore Tiger Reserve, India
by Sandeep Dutta Photography  

A large African Elephant paves the way for her herd whilst crossing the streets near Chobe National Park, Botswana  by Marc Levine Photography

A large African Elephant paves the way for her herd whilst crossing the streets near Chobe National Park, Botswana
by Marc Levine Photography

Leopard cub on a tree branch in Sabi Sands, South Africa  by Michael Moss Photography

Leopard cub on a tree branch in Sabi Sands, South Africa
by Michael Moss Photography

Tree lions, Lake Manyara, Ngorongoro Crater, Tanzania  by Peter Allinson Photography

Tree lions, Lake Manyara, Ngorongoro Crater, Tanzania
by Peter Allinson Photography

 

Lioness with cub in month, Greater Kruger National Park  by milkyway9

Lioness with cub in month in Greater Kruger National Park, South Africa
by milkyway9

Leopard branching out in Samburu, Kenya  by Juan Hernandez

Leopard branching out in Samburu, Kenya
by Juan Hernandez

Hyena silhouette, Kwando, Botswana  by Hari Santharam Photography

Hyena silhouette at Kwando, Botswana
by Hari Santharam

Leopard descends from a tree in Chobe National Park, Botswana by Ellen van Yperen

Leopard descends from a tree in Chobe National Park, Botswana
by Ellen van Yperen