East African Animals

A Safari to Kenya, Africa to the Ol Pajeta Ranch arriving at Sweetwaters tented camp, The Sanburu National Reserve and the Masai Mara National Reserve.
IMG 4106  The Masai Mara National Reserve is a 695 square mile game reserve and is an extension of the Serengeti. A Leopard is hunting and has not seen anything to stalk. IMG 4081  The Masai Mara National Reserve is a 695 square mile game reserve and is an extension of the Serengeti.   A Baboon demonstrates his dental work. IMG 4111  The Masai Mara National Reserve is a 695 square mile game reserve and is an extension of the Serengeti.  A Leopard is hunting and has not seen anything to stalk, until now! IMG 4463  The Masai Mara National Reserve is a 695 square mile game reserve and is an extension of the Serengeti.  A Cheetah family resting under bushes.
IMG 4469  The Masai Mara National Reserve is a 695 square mile game reserve and is an extension of the Serengeti.  A Cheetah family resting under bushes. IMG 4465  The Masai Mara National Reserve is a 695 square mile game reserve and is an extension of the Serengeti.  A Cheetah family resting under bushes. IMG 2833  Chimpanzee at Ol Pajeta Ranch, Sweetwaters tented camp Kenya, Africa. IMG 2862  Elephants at Ol Pajeta Ranch, Sweetwaters tented camp Kenya, Africa.
IMG 2895  Elephant at Ol Pajeta Ranch, Sweetwaters tented camp Kenya, Africa. IMG 2917  Elephants at Ol Pajeta Ranch, Sweetwaters tented camp Kenya, Africa. IMG 3494  Elephants at the Samburu National Reserve Kenya, Africa. IMG 3229  Elephants at the Samburu National Reserve Kenya, Africa.  The dry Usao Nyiro River bed is nomally running bank to bank and five to ten feet deep at this time of year.  The elephants are digging for water.Elephants at the Samburu National Reserve Kenya, Africa.
IMG 3668  Elephants at the Samburu National Reserve Kenya, Africa. IMG 3670  Elephants at the Samburu National Reserve Kenya, Africa. IMG 3293  Samburu National Reserve Kenya, Africa.  A Gerenuk which browses on bushes by standing on it's hind legs. IMG 3290  Samburu National Reserve Kenya, Africa.  A Gerenuk which browses on bushes by standing on it's hind legs.
IMG 4458  The Masai Mara National Reserve is a 695 square mile game reserve and is an extension of the Serengeti.  Vultures feasting on a carcass. IMG 4477  The Masai Mara National Reserve is a 695 square mile game reserve and is an extension of the Serengeti.  Here Zebra's are resting along side a road. IMG 4382  The Masai Mara National Reserve is a 695 square mile game reserve and is an extension of the Serengeti.  A Lion resting in the tall grass. IMG 4375  The Masai Mara National Reserve is a 695 square mile game reserve and is an extension of the Serengeti.  A Lion resting in the tall grass.
IMG 4449  The Masai Mara National Reserve is a 695 square mile game reserve and is an extension of the Serengeti. IMG 4436  The Masai Mara National Reserve is a 695 square mile game reserve and is an extension of the Serengeti.  These two male Giraffe's have just been in combat.  The victorious male sometimes mounts the looser as is the case here. IMG 4437  Two male Giraffee's on the Masi Mara National Reserve Kenya, Africa IMG 4194  The Masai Mara National Reserve is a 695 square mile game reserve and is an extension of the Serengeti.  Wildebeest hanging out.
IMG 4329  The Masai Mara National Reserve is a 695 square mile game reserve and is an extension of the Serengeti.  Wildebeest hanging out. IMG 4325  The Masai Mara National Reserve is a 695 square mile game reserve and is an extension of the Serengeti. A view of a Wildebeest herd from a hot air balloon. IMG 4180  The Masai Mara National Reserve is a 695 square mile game reserve and is an extension of the Serengeti. A family of Cheetah's resting in the tall grass. IMG 4175  The Masai Mara National Reserve is a 695 square mile game reserve and is an extension of the Serengeti. A family of Cheetah's resting in the tall grass.
apileofkitties  The Masai Mara National Reserve is a 695 square mile game reserve and is an extension of the Serengeti. A family of Cheetah's resting in the tall grass. IMG 4183  The Masai Mara National Reserve is a 695 square mile game reserve and is an extension of the Serengeti. A family of Cheetah's resting in the tall grass. IMG 4168  Buzzard in a dead tree. The Masai Mara National Reserve is a 695 square mile game reserve and is an extension of the Serengeti IMG 4157  The Masai Mara National Reserve is a 695 square mile game reserve and is an extension of the Serengeti. Two male Lions hanging out.
IMG 4150  The Masai Mara National Reserve is a 695 square mile game reserve and is an extension of the Serengeti.  A male lion hanging out in the tall grass. Kenya, Africa. IMG 4172  Buzzard in a dead tree. The Masai Mara National Reserve is a 695 square mile game reserve and is an extension of the Serengeti IMG 4139  The Masai Mara National Reserve is a 695 square mile game reserve and is an extension of the Serengeti. IMG 4137  The Masai Mara National Reserve is a 695 square mile game reserve and is an extension of the Serengeti
IMG 4136  The Masai Mara National Reserve is a 695 square mile game reserve and is an extension of the Serengeti. Two Hyena pups staying close to their den as the mother watches from a distance. IMG 4132  The Masai Mara National Reserve is a 695 square mile game reserve and is an extension of the Serengeti. Two Hyena pups staying close to their den as the mother watches from a distance. IMG 4146  The Masai Mara National Reserve is a 695 square mile game reserve and is an extension of the Serengeti. African Buffalo one of the most dangerous animals on the planet, chiefly because of it's unpredictability. IMG 4065  The Masai Mara National Reserve is a 695 square mile game reserve and is an extension of the Serengeti. Wildebeest crossing the Mara River.
IMG 4056  The Masai Mara National Reserve is a 695 square mile game reserve and is an extension of the Serengeti. Wildebeest and Zebra drinking from the Mara River. IMG 3997  The Masai Mara National Reserve is a 695 square mile game reserve and is an extension of the Serengeti. Giraffe drinking from the Mara River.  Notice that the Giraffe must spread it's legs to get low enough to drink from the Mara River. IMG 3944  The Masai Mara National Reserve is a 695 square mile game reserve and is an extension of the Serengeti.  Topis standing lookout.  They are big Hartebeest-like Antelope. IMG 3916  The Masai Mara National Reserve is a 695 square mile game reserve and is an extension of the Serengeti.  A Topis browsing.  They are big Hartebeest-like Antelope.
IMG 3847  The Masai Mara National Reserve is a 695 square mile game reserve and is an extension of the Serengeti.  Here Hippos have surfaced in a pond that remains in the mostly dry Mara River. IMG 4443  The Masai Mara National Reserve is a 695 square mile game reserve and is an extension of the Serengeti.  Here Hippos have surfaced in a pond that remains in the mostly dry Mara River. IMG 3943  The Masai Mara National Reserve is a 695 square mile game reserve and is an extension of the Serengeti.  Here Hippos have surfaced in a pond that remains in the mostly dry Mara River. IMG 3941  The Masai Mara National Reserve is a 695 square mile game reserve and is an extension of the Serengeti.  Here Hippos have surfaced in a pond that remains in the mostly dry Mara River.
IMG 3946  The Masai Mara National Reserve is a 695 square mile game reserve and is an extension of the Serengeti.  A Nile Crocodile in the mostly dry Mara River IMG 4440  The Masai Mara National Reserve is a 695 square mile game reserve and is an extension of the Serengeti.  Here Nile Crocodile's have surfaced in a pond that remains in the mostly dry Mara River.  They are feeding on a Wildebeest carcass. IMG 4038  The Masai Mara National Reserve is a 695 square mile game reserve and is an extension of the Serengeti. Wildebeest drinking from the Mara River IMG 4026  The Masai Mara National Reserve is a 695 square mile game reserve and is an extension of the Serengeti.
IMG 3919  The Masai Mara National Reserve is a 695 square mile game reserve and is an extension of the Serengeti. IMG 3918  The Masai Mara National Reserve is a 695 square mile game reserve and is an extension of the Serengeti.  A pair of youg Lions resting.  They have been busy mating. IMG 3939  The Masai Mara National Reserve is a 695 square mile game reserve and is an extension of the Serengeti. Wildebeest carcass being feasted on by a vulture. IMG 3912  The Masai Mara National Reserve is a 695 square mile game reserve and is an extension of the Serengeti
IMG 3911  The Masai Mara National Reserve is a 695 square mile game reserve and is an extension of the Serengeti IMG 3891  The Masai Mara National Reserve is a 695 square mile game reserve and is an extension of the Serengeti. Wildebeest browsing in the tall grass. IMG 3887  The Masai Mara National Reserve is a 695 square mile game reserve and is an extension of the Serengeti. Wildebeest and Zebra browsing together. IMG 3875  The Masai Mara National Reserve is a 695 square mile game reserve and is an extension of the Serengeti
IMG 3859  The Masai Mara National Reserve is a 695 square mile game reserve and is an extension of the Serengeti. IMG 3850  The Masai Mara National Reserve is a 695 square mile game reserve and is an extension of the Serengeti. IMG 3807  The Masai Mara National Reserve is a 695 square mile game reserve and is an extension of the Serengeti. IMG 3806  The Masai Mara National Reserve is a 695 square mile game reserve and is an extension of the Serengeti.  Lion showing off a fine set of very large teeth.
IMG 3881  The Masai Mara National Reserve is a 695 square mile game reserve and is an extension of the Serengeti. Wildebeest and Zebra browsing together. IMG 3714  The Masai Mara National Reserve is a 695 square mile game reserve and is an extension of the Serengeti. A family of Cheeta's is resting in the shade of an Acacia tree.  The tourists don't seem to bother them at all. IMG 3711  The Masai Mara National Reserve is a 695 square mile game reserve and is an extension of the Serengeti. A family of Cheeta's is resting in the shade of an Acacia tree.  The tourists don't seem to bother them at all. IMG 3765  The Masai Mara National Reserve is a 695 square mile game reserve and is an extension of the Serengeti.  Wildebeest
IMG 3744  The Masai Mara National Reserve is a 695 square mile game reserve and is an extension of the Serengeti. Wildebeest  browsing on whats left of the grass. IMG 3653  The Masai Mara National Reserve is a 695 square mile game reserve and is an extension of the Serengeti.  A Dik-Dik is browsing on grasses . It is the size of a large Jackrabbit. IMG 3654  The Masai Mara National Reserve is a 695 square mile game reserve and is an extension of the Serengeti.  A Dik-Dik is browsing on grasses . It is the size of a large Jackrabbit no more than 18 inches tall. IMG 3645  Lion taking a little snooze at Ol Pajeta Ranch, Sweetwaters tented camp Kenya, Africa.
IMG 3634  Ol Pajeta Ranch, Sweetwaters tented camp Kenya, Africa. IMG 3616  Weaver Bird nests in an Acacia Tree Ol Pajeta Ranch, Sweetwaters tented camp Kenya, Africa. IMG 3479  Samburu National Reserve Kenya, Africa. IMG 3444  Samburu National Reserve Kenya, Africa.
IMG 3423  Samburu National Reserve Kenya, Africa. IMG 3521  Samburu National Reserve Kenya, Africa.  A Lion is stalking a Gazelle. IMG 3400  Samburu National Reserve Kenya, Africa.  Giraffe browsing on an Acacia tree and not bothered by tourists watching. IMG 3392  Samburu National Reserve Kenya, Africa.  A Gerenuk which browses on bushes by standing on it's hind legs.  A huge Termite mound.
IMG 3343  A Cheetah stalking a Gazelle.  Samburu National Reserve Kenya, Africa. IMG 3325  A Cheetah stalking a Gazelle.  Samburu National Reserve Kenya, Africa. IMG 3206  Samburu National Reserve Kenya, Africa. IMG 3196  Samburu National Reserve Kenya, Africa.
IMG 3199  Samburu National Reserve Kenya, Africa. IMG 3036  White Rhino's Ol Pajeta Ranch, Sweetwaters Kenya, Africa. IMG 3403  Ol Pajeta Ranch, Sweetwaters Kenya, Africa. IMG 3098  Ol Pajeta Ranch, Sweetwaters Kenya, Africa.
IMG 3316  Samburu National Reserve Kenya, Africa. IMG 3013  Ol Pajeta Ranch, Sweetwaters Kenya, Africa. IMG 3012  Ol Pajeta Ranch, Sweetwaters Kenya, Africa. Mount Kenya in the background. IMG 3752  The Masai Mara National Reserve is a 695 square mile game reserve and is an extension of the Serengeti.  The Masai a pastoral people are beginning to move their cattle to the edge of the reserve for grazing.  The severe drought has made that necessary so their cattle don't starve.
IMG 3559  Samburu National Reserve Kenya, Africa.  Oryx are found throughout desert regions in Africa as well as in New Mexico. IMG 3095  Samburu National Reserve Kenya, Africa.  Oryx are found throughout desert regions in Africa as well as in New Mexico.