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Lioness gored by buffalo horn lives to see another day

Lioness Siena from the Marsh Pride of lions in the Masai Mara was badly injured on her left lower flank by a buffalo horn. Without intervention it is certain that Siena would not have survived this injury and her cubs would also have been in jeopardy.

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Injured lion in Kgalagadi guest camp

During a visit to the Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park, this blogger discovers an injured lion in camp.

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Lions and jackal clash over kill

Jackals and lions clash over a hartebeest kill in the Kgalagadi.

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Brave lioness takes on croc to protect cubs

Amazing images of a mother lion taking on a deadly crocodile to give her cubs a safe swim across a river in Botswana’s Okavango Delta.

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A lion show down in the Kgalagadi

During a game drive at Ta Shebube Lodge near Polentswa, Scott Ramsay gets to witness (and photograph) a lion show down between rivals. See the photos here.

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Tragic end for the little elephant who got lost

Harrowing pictures of a lion single-handedly taking down baby elephant after a 30 minute chase.

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Flying lion

This lion was flipped five metres into the air by a buffalo in the Kruger National Park, South Africa.

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Lion attacks eland

A nail-biting series of images of a lion launching an attack on an eland in the Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park.

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A playful pride of lion cubs

An adorable selection of images featuring some playful lion cubs in Kenya’s Masai Mara.

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A lion and elephant encounter in Savute

In the remote setting of Savute, this photographer watches a lone lion feasting on an elephant carcass and an interesting encounter ensues.

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