Posts tagged cub

Lion cubs have light “rosettes” on their paws and belly when they are young, which eventually fade. However, you still sometimes see very faded spots on the bellies and legs of lionesses.

World Lion Day is August 10!

Next Sunday, August 10, is World Lion Day. To get in the mood, check out
Seeping Lions of Ndutu. 

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It’s a long, long road…

Next Sunday, August 10, is World Lion Day. To get in the mood, check out

Seeping Lions of Ndutu.

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It’s a long, long road…

Mom-how’d you get up there?

Mom-how’d you get up there?

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It’s a long, long road…

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It’s a long, long road…

Just keep swimming…just keep swimming…

Just keep swimming…just keep swimming…

Happy New Year-hope it is off to a tasty start!

Happy New Year-hope it is off to a tasty start!

Big Cat Week!
This is one of my very favorite cat pictures from my recent South Africa trip. I watched a young cub mustered up the courage to jump out of the tree. He turned forwards and back and I do have shots of him facing me, but this shot, with his tail braced against the trunk and his hind foot extended really captured the moment of anticipation for me. I hope you feel it…

Big Cat Week!

This is one of my very favorite cat pictures from my recent South Africa trip. I watched a young cub mustered up the courage to jump out of the tree. He turned forwards and back and I do have shots of him facing me, but this shot, with his tail braced against the trunk and his hind foot extended really captured the moment of anticipation for me. I hope you feel it…

Please visit the blog and check out Spotted Hyenas Part One: Who’s the Boss? You know you want to…
http://www.njwight.com/2013/10/the-spotted-hyena-part-one-whos-the-boss/

Please visit the blog and check out Spotted Hyenas Part One: Who’s the Boss? You know you want to…

http://www.njwight.com/2013/10/the-spotted-hyena-part-one-whos-the-boss/

Young cub claims his branch.

Young cub claims his branch.

Seriously. Can you believe this? 2 hours ago…

Seriously. Can you believe this? 2 hours ago…