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Photo series: leopards fighting in the Mara

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Incredible images of two leopards fighting in the Mara

Predators clashing in the wild is not a pretty sight

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Ruaha National Park in Southern Tanzania is well known for its diverse landscapes, big elephant population and high density of predators.

The warthog who could have been a leopards dinner

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To be in the presence of a leopard is always an honour and a privilege, it will leave you in awe of its natural beauty. But a leopard isn’t just a pretty face.

VIDEO: Interesting and unusual carnivorous leopard behaviour

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Cheetah Plains captures some unusual leopard behaviour.

Which are Africa’s Most Successful Predators?

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Africa’s apex hunters can sometimes seem to almost ‘pluck’ their meals out of the air, but that isn’t always the case, so how successful are Africa’s predators really?

5 fantastic wildlife sightings at rhino river lodge

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One of my favourite questions to ask a game ranger is “What has been your favourite wildlife sighting so far?”

An evening of leopard inspired artistry

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An evening of leopard inspired artistry with the Cape Leopard Trust.

Video: male lion stalks and attacks leopard

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Watch the incredible scene of a male lion stalking and attacking a leopard in the Sabi Sand.

A rare leopard and cub sighting in Malawi

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A rare leopard and cub sighting at the Majete Wildlife Reserve in Malawi

Cunning leopard perfects waterhole takeaways

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A leopard in the Kruger National Park shows us how to streamline meal time with its fail safe hunting tactic

A leap of leopards in the Timbavati

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Umlani Bush Camp lives up to its reputation for being a great place to experience leopard sightings in the Timbaviti Private Nature Reserve

Bush babies of a fiercer kind

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Learn about what goes into raising a baby predator from an adorable fluff-ball into an effective killing machine.

Lion, buffalo, a leopard and an aardvark in 1 dusty surprise

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Safari guests witness a bizarre hunt involving four very different species.

A Savuti fishing leopard in action

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The catch of the day – a leopard demonstrates her fishing skills in the Savuti Channel.

Responsible ways to support big cats

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Show your love for the big cats of Africa by giving your support in ways that make a real difference.

Leopard vs. hyena in the fight for food

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A leopard watches on in dismay as a hyena takes her lunch. But then something unusual happens..

There’s a leopard on the runway!

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A leopard on the runway is the perfect start to a cat-filled getaway in the Sabi Sand.

Hyena gets a taste of leopard tail

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As a leopard tries to protect her prey from hungry onlookers, one hyena gets a mouthful of leopard instead.

Video: Lions steal a leopard’s kill in Kruger

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A leopard makes a spectacular kill, which is then promptly stolen by a pride of lions!

Night drives in South Luangwa

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From civets to owls, night drives result in an entirely different game viewing experience!

An elephant draws the curtain on a leopard kill in Kruger

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Two of the Big Five captured in one photo at a waterhole in Kruger.

Photographing the elusive leopards of Kruger

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One guide has a knack for finding and photographic the rarely spotted leopards of Kruger. Here are his photos.

Predators play pass the parcel with a kill

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Two leopards and a hyena put on a show in South Luangwa National Park.

Lucky leopard escapes lion pride

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As a young leopard finds himself in the path of a lion pride, he needs to think quickly in order to escape before they take notice.

Video: Betty’s Bay penguin-killing leopard spotted!

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Imagine sitting back and a large predator casually strolls into your garden. We really do have leopards in our back gardens in Africa!

Leopard cub bonding

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A lost leopard is found by her mother in the Maasai Mara in Kenya

Leopard kills 33 Endangered African penguins

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A leopard has killed 33 Endangered African penguins in a single incident in Betty’s Bay, South Africa

Video: A mid-air leopard attack

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A leopard positions himself perfectly as he waits to make a surprise attack on his unsuspecting prey.

What became of the curious spotted cat of Ruaha

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See what has become of Fundi, the Ruaha leopard who loved being around humans.

Hyenas capitalise on a leopard kill

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A leopard kills a giraffe, but is no match for a clan of hyenas that moves in to feed on his kill.

Honey badger dragging a carcass

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A leopard’s abandoned impala carcass is conquered by the toughest creature in Kruger – the honey badger!

Leopard hung up in a tree by another leopard

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A leopard is hung out like prey in an acacia tree after a territorial dispute in Samburu.

A photographer’s dream leopard sighting

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After having no luck on safari, a group of photographers almost gave up hope until a call on the radio signaled the chance for the perfect shot.

Wild dogs vs. leopard

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A leopard tries to score a free meal when wild dogs take down an impala in Luangwa.

Two leopards stuck up a tree above a lion kill

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An incredible lion and leopard sighting follows an hour spent with wild dogs in Tanzania.

Bumbling lions in the jackalberry tree

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Two clumsy lions try to climb a jackalberry tree in Kruger to get to a leopard’s impala kill.

In memory of a legendary leopard

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Alice the leopard was a staple attraction at South Luangwa National Park as she lazed close to the roads and showed off her hunts for everyone to see.

Leopard raids the braai

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A leopard with a taste for bacon raids a skottel braai at a picnic site in Kruger.

Video: Leopard gets its bacon

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A stealthy leopard stalks its prey in Kruger National Park as witnesses watch on in amazement.

Top 5 leopard photos of the year at Madikwe Game Reserve

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Etali Safari Lodge showcases their top five leopard pictures from the past year at Madikwe Game Reserve.

The leopard that killed the cheetah that killed the impala

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If the stars align just right, you might be lucky enough to see something so extraordinary – barely believable – that it becomes Kruger folklore. Just as it was with this lucky leopard sighting.

Leopard picks off warthog piglets

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Drew Abrahamson captures a mother leopard encounter with a family of warthog as she teaches her cubs the art of the kill.

Leopard hunts a baby impala

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Dinner time for a leopard in Ruaha National Park!

Nick, the leopard, goes exploring!

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Spotting a distinctive leopard again after he’d been off roaming his Timbavati home.

A day at a waterhole in the Sabi Sand

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A day at the waterhole at Cheetah Plains and some of the animals that came to say hello!

Cat fight: leopard vs. caracal

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When two big cats meet – it’s a battle between a leopard and a caracal in Botswana!

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