Posts tagged leopard

by: meiko-raccoon
Game park ranger Chad Cocking took this photograph of a young leopard resting its paw on an impala it had just caught in Kruger National Park, SA. Unfortunately the friendship was not to last and the leopard eventually got bored with its own game and ate the impala.  Picture: Chad Cocking/Barcroft Media

Game park ranger Chad Cocking took this photograph of a young leopard resting its paw on an impala it had just caught in Kruger National Park, SA. Unfortunately the friendship was not to last and the leopard eventually got bored with its own game and ate the impala.  Picture: Chad Cocking/Barcroft Media

Nashville Zoo’s clouded leopards Jing Jai and Baylie have both given birth to cubs. The breed is considered endangered because of deforestation, poaching and the pet trade. Carnivore supervisor at Nashville Zoo Karen Rice said, the zoo is a leader in clouded leopard conservation - with 18 clouded leopards born at our off-exhibit breeding facility since 2009  .Picture: AMIEE STUBBS / CATERS NEWS

Nashville Zoo’s clouded leopards Jing Jai and Baylie have both given birth to cubs. The breed is considered endangered because of deforestation, poaching and the pet trade. Carnivore supervisor at Nashville Zoo Karen Rice said, the zoo is a leader in clouded leopard conservation - with 18 clouded leopards born at our off-exhibit breeding facility since 2009  .Picture: AMIEE STUBBS / CATERS NEWS

An elephant showers a leopard with water to protect the herd. The leopard had been stalking the herd of around 15 elephants when one decided to frighten it off. The picture was taken by Mark Muller in Etosha National Park of Namibia at the Kalkeuwel waterhole.  Picture: MARK VINCENT MULLER / CATERS NEWS

An elephant showers a leopard with water to protect the herd. The leopard had been stalking the herd of around 15 elephants when one decided to frighten it off. The picture was taken by Mark Muller in Etosha National Park of Namibia at the Kalkeuwel waterhole.  Picture: MARK VINCENT MULLER / CATERS NEWS

A zoo-keeper holds a clouded leopard cub at the Berlin Tierpark.  Picture: AP

A zoo-keeper holds a clouded leopard cub at the Berlin Tierpark.  Picture: AP

big-catsss:

Cat Survival Trust - May 2012 by patrick-walker on Flickr.
Photo Credit: Amiee Stubbs (via ZooBorns)

Photo Credit: Amiee Stubbs (via ZooBorns)

Photo Credit: Amiee Stubbs (via ZooBorns)

Photo Credit: Amiee Stubbs (via ZooBorns)

Photo Credit: Amiee Stubbs (via ZooBorns)

Photo Credit: Amiee Stubbs (via ZooBorns)

Photo Credit: Amiee Stubbs (via ZooBorns)

Photo Credit: Amiee Stubbs (via ZooBorns)


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Rolling leopardess (by Tambako the Jaguar)

Rolling leopardess (by Tambako the Jaguar)

Friends…? Photo by Roselien Raimond

Friends…? Photo by Roselien Raimond

Thirsty Leopard. Photo by Hendri Venter

Thirsty Leopard. Photo by Hendri Venter