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Re: Lions in the Mountain Zebra Park

Unread postby saraf » Fri Jul 19, 2013 6:33 pm

Congratulations Michael and thanks for the pics.

Exciting times in MZNP.
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Re: Lions in the Mountain Zebra Park

Unread postby Trrp-trrrrrrrr » Fri Jul 19, 2013 7:58 pm

Contratulations!! M.Paxton well done. :thumbs_up:

Gorgeous :cam: :clap: :clap: ..they sure have settled in well. :dance:
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Re: Lions in the Mountain Zebra Park

Unread postby arks » Fri Jul 19, 2013 9:45 pm

:clap: :clap: :clap: Congratulations, Michael!!! :clap: :clap: :clap:
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Re: Lions in the Mountain Zebra Park

Unread postby GregM-W » Tue Jul 23, 2013 8:54 pm

Congratulations Michael. Well done and keep it up. Our Parks need people like you.

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Re: Lions in the Mountain Zebra Park

Unread postby lion queen » Wed Jul 24, 2013 7:23 am

Congratulations and thank you for sharing those lovely photos........... :clap: :clap: :clap:
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Re: Lions in the Mountain Zebra Park

Unread postby Haupie » Tue Jul 30, 2013 10:15 pm

I hope the lions do not stray too far away for the next few days. Wanna see them sooo badly Friday, Saturday or Sunday.
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Re: Lions in the Mountain Zebra Park

Unread postby Mountain zebra » Wed Jul 31, 2013 8:03 am

The lioness has been around the main entrance road about 2-4km from the restcamp towards the entrance gate for the past few days
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Re: Lions in the Mountain Zebra Park

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Re: Lions in the Mountain Zebra Park

Unread postby Haupie » Fri Aug 02, 2013 6:17 am

OK, MZNP..... Hope you are ready..... Haupie and fam will be there by 4pm today :D :P :lol: :dance: :cam: :thumbs_up:
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Re: Lions in the Mountain Zebra Park

Unread postby Meandering Mouse » Fri Aug 02, 2013 6:26 am

Haupie, enjoy :mrgreen: :mrgreen: :mrgreen: :mrgreen: :mrgreen: :mrgreen:

Well, there seems to be quite a stir in Mount Zebra right now. Beautiful looking beasts.
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Re: Lions in the Mountain Zebra Park

Unread postby saraf » Thu Oct 24, 2013 5:33 pm

Hot off the press, Matthys sent these photos from her Blackberry. Isn't technology wonderful?
Matthys wrote:MZNP,s lions further back from the kill. Waiting for them to get nearer


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Zeb 1 by saraf2011, on Flickr

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Matthys wrote:Lion kill @MZNP. Lions near but not near enough for a good pic yet

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Re: Lions in the Mountain Zebra Park

Unread postby arks » Thu Oct 24, 2013 5:50 pm

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Re: Lions in the Mountain Zebra Park

Unread postby Trrp-trrrrrrrr » Thu Oct 24, 2013 5:51 pm

Wow!!! Matthys sure is having a great sighting. :clap: :clap:

Thanks for posting and sharing Saraf. :gflower:
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Re: Lions in the Mountain Zebra Park

Unread postby Carol g » Thu Oct 24, 2013 8:49 pm

Great sighting :dance: :dance: :dance:
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Re: Lions in the Mountain Zebra Park

Unread postby hilda » Fri Oct 25, 2013 5:32 am

Wow Susan! You were so lucky! :clap: :clap:


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