And Beyond Safari

Lioness with Cubs in South Africa by JD Andrews

On safari earlier this year, we stumbled upon two lionesses with eight cubs, yes eight! The cubs were scattered all around but the Moms were keeping an eye on each and every one of them making sure we didn't get too close. Then one lioness grunted and all the cubs came running. Each one rubbing their face on hers and then doing the same to their siblings. Another day in South Africa…

Cheetah Hunting - South Africa by JD Andrews

Camouflaged Leopard - South Africa by JD Andrews

Cute and Curious Leopard in South Africa by JD Andrews

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I was so lucky to see not one, not two but three Leopards while I was in Kruger National Park in South Africa back in 2012.

Hungry Cheetah's Morning Catch - South Africa by JD Andrews

Distinguished by their smaller size, spotted coats, small heads and ears and distinctive 'tear stripes' from the corner of the eye to the side of their nose.