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What became of the curious spotted cat of Ruaha


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

Hyenas capitalise on a leopard kill


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

©Gabi Hotz

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


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

A photographer’s dream leopard sighting


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


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


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

Bumbling lions in the jackalberry tree

©Steve Farrell

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


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

A leopard licks her lips in Kruger ©Kelly Winkler

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

Video: Leopard gets its bacon


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


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

©John Griffin

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


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


Dinner time for a leopard in Ruaha National Park!

Nick, the leopard, goes exploring!


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

A day at a waterhole in the Sabi Sand


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

Cat fight: leopard vs. caracal


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

Mother warthog takes on leopard


A mother warthog bravely fights a leopard that has taken her piglet.

A fistful of feathers for a young leopard


A young leopard tries out his hunting skills on a Cape turtle dove.

Leopard steals honey badger’s giant python


An amazing sighting of a leopard trying to dislodge an already dead python from a tree in the Sabi Sand.

Video: Epic fight between leopard and wildebeest over calf

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An unbelievable video, taken by a 12-year-old, of a leopard trying to take down a wildebeest calf while the mom puts up a huge fight!

Ascending the Aberdare


The challenge of climbing the Aberdare Mountains, which lie about three hours north-east of Nairobi and border the Great Rift Valley.

Video: A leopard from a fresh perspective


An interesting view of a leopard descending from a tree in Samburu.

The curious leopard that loves cars


Get up close and personal with Fundi, a curious big cat in Ruaha National Park, Tanzania.

The Hunt – a matter of life and death

© Grégoire Bouguereau

BBC Earth’s new show, The Hunt, premiered in South Africa on Sunday, 10 January 2016. The series, which is narrated by Sir David Attenborough, explores the dramatic world of predation as never before.

A Pilanesberg weekend escape

©Kwa Maritane Bush Lodge

A wonderful weekend break at Pilanesberg Game Reserve.

27 wild dogs put 3 leopards in their place


Wild dogs give three leopards a time-out in three separate trees!

Video: leopard, lions and a noisy warthog in the rain

© FJ Mammes

A ruckus in the bushveld between leopards, lions and a noisy warthog!

Video: Surprise leopard hunt in front of safari vehicle


Screams emanate as safari vehicle guests are startled by a leopard that jumps in front of their vehicle!

Video: leopard catches domestic dog

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Watch in this video as a male leopard catches a domestic dog.

Video: Leopard suprise attack on ground hornbills

Can you spot the leopard?

A leopard sneaks up on two ground hornbills in Kruger National Park.

A strawberry blonde lion

The strawberry blonde lion © Irwin Seigel

An unusual sighting of a golden-coloured lion in Zambia.

A lion goes after a leopard mum and her cubs


A leopard reacts quickly to an approaching lion to save her cubs from any harm!

Swiss woman killed by leopard

A photo of a leopard on Siyafunda's website.

A 32-year-old woman from Switzerland has been killed by a leopard while sleeping.

Video: Leopard ‘detonates’ zebra carcass at Djuma


A leopard bites off more than it can chew at Djuma Private Game Reserve.

Adorable images of a leopard and her cub


Outstanding pictures of Fig, a leopard from Kenya, and her young son.

2 leopards + 1 hyena = three’s a crowd


Two leopards fight for food before a hyena puts an end to the argument.

The cats are out and about in the Timbavati

Ntsogwaan looking up at Marula female, note the saliva strands dangling from his mouth

The cats have been busy in the Timbavati!

All of the Big Five in one heat wave

© FJ Mammes

Seeing all of the Big Five in soaring temperatures.

Video: Leopard stalks steenbok in Kruger


Watch this video of a leopard hunting an unsuspecting steenbok in Kruger National Park.

A brave leopard cub and a hungry lion


A female leopard with three cubs take down an impala, but a lone male lion would rather have their dinner for himself!

Video: Leopard seen on CCTV at the shops

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Check out this wild leopard caught on CCTV cameras outside a shop in the Mpumalanga province of South Africa.

In love with a blue-eyed leopard

Rockfig jr has the most beautiful eye. It seems to be in her genes passed down from her mother. Here she was dreamily lazing the day away on a fallen Leadwood tree allowing me to capture this photo of her which to this day is one of my favourites.

The Timbavati is known for its leopards and Umlani Bushcamp has one very special resident female that has stolen many hearts, including operations manager Greg’s.

A leopard in for the long haul


A leopard defies all expectations, which makes for an even better sighting than initially anticipated.

5 cats in one sighting


When following four leopards, a lion shows up for a piece of the limelight.

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