Categories: leopard

Leopard hunting squirrels in a tree

A slice of day-to-day life of the leopard in the Kruger National Park, in northeastern South Africa. It is one of Africa’s largest game reserves. Nothing dramatic happens but the leopard knocks a squirrel off the tree to the ground and then follows. The leopard’s great climbing skills are very evident. It is also shows us that this big cat has to rely on small game sometimes.

Leopard climbs down to claim his squirrel which he knocked off the tree.
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Michael Broad

Hi, I'm a 71-year-old retired solicitor (attorney in the US). Before qualifying I worked in many jobs including professional photography. I have a girlfriend, Michelle. I love nature, cats and all animals. I am concerned about their welfare.

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