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The Bare-Throated Heron
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Lion cub chillin' with his sibs

We sat for an hour watching a mother lion and her 4 cubs - we just couldn't get enough of them. The safari guide told us the cubs were around 3 or 4 months old. Papa lion was sitting across the road from his family, keeping a watchful eye. It was hard to imagine this cute, appealing cub turning into a fierce lion one day - the pink tongue was just too playful!

TAGS: Botswana, Safari

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© Leslie Geffen.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 07.2014
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Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 7, 2014, 2:42 p.m.
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Camera Model: Canon PowerShot SX280 HS
Focal Length: 90mm
Shutter Speed: 1/160
Aperture: f6.8
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