Springbok, (Antidorkas marsupialis). Found mostly in arid zones and dry savannas of south west Africa. A small herd of Springboks walk to a nearby waterhole in the dry grass in Etosha National Park, Namibia.It drinks water when available but springboks can go indefinitely without drinking water provided its feed caontains at least 10% water. It has same social organization as the Thompson's gazelle, with small herds composed by a dominant mature male and a group of females, which can range from a few to up to 50 adult and subadult females. Springboks are known for spectacular displays of pronking and leaping when they are approached by predators, which is a display of agility and good health, detering the predators to a chase.
Two subadult male lions at Ndutu Region. Ngorongoro Conservation Area. Tanzania.
Resting lioness at sunset. Mashatu Game Reserve, Botswana.
Plains or Burchell's Zebra, (Equus burchelli). Stallion in the tall grasses of Masai Mara.
Common Wildebeest or Gnu ( Connochaetes taurinus). Several grazing gnus in the Serengeti savanna during a spectacular sunset light.
Leopard, (Panthera pardus). Young female leopard on a tree branch. Chobe National Park, Botswana.
Giraffe, (Giraffa camelopardalis) and Yellow-billed Oxpecker, (Buphagus africanus). Endemic to Africa. Mainly seen feeding on large wild mammals or catle.
Hippopotamus, (Hippopotamus amphibius). Two young male hippos engaged in sparring game.Hippo pool, Serengeti National Park, Tanzania.
Lion, (Panthera leo). A lion cub hiding in tall grass. Seronera region, Serengeti National Park, Tanzania.
Plains Zebra, (Equus burchelli). Etosha National Park, Namibia.
Cape (African) Buffalo, (Syncerus caffer). Yellow billed Oxpecker.
African wild dog.. Tubu tree camp, Okavango Delta, Botswana.
Wildebeest or Gnu (Connochaetes taurinus)An adult male blue wildebeest stands its ground after facing the sudden presence of a single cheetah in its territory. During mating season male wildebeests fearcely defend their territory, which eventually will be visited by a herd of females. He will try to hold them in its territory and mate while defending them from other male intruders. Adult wildebeests are generaly not in the cheetah's menu. They are too big and strong and cheetahs would avoid any risk of injury during hunting, however, many newborn and younger wildebeest are often taken down by cheetahs.
Lion, (Panthera leo). Adult male lion basking in the early morning light. Kicheche Bush Camp, Masai Mara, Kenya.
Cheetah (Acinonyx jubatus). Ndutu region, Ngorongoro Conservation Area, Tanzania.
Ngorongoro Crater. Tanzania
Lioness (Panthera leo). Kicheche Bush Camp, Masai Mara. Kenya.
Nursing lioness with her cubs. Seronera Region. Serengeti National Park.
Topi (Damaliscus lunatus). Serengeti National Park. Tanzania
Bat eared fox (Octocyon megalotis). Serengeti National Park. Tanzania
Spotted Hyena (Crocuta crocita) in tall grass, Serengeti National Park. Tanzania
Plains Zebra, Equus burchelliGolden light during sunset at the Masai Mara National Park.Kenya.
Black Rhino (Diceros bicornios). Mother and calf. Ngoro ngoro crater. Tanzania.
African Elephant (Loxodonta africana). Ngorongoro crater. Tanzania.
Wildebeest or Gnu (Connochaetes taurinus). Ngorongoro Crater. Tanzania
Wildebeest or Gnu (Connochaetes taurinus). Lake Magadi, Ngorongoro Crater. Tanzania
Wildebeest or Gnu (Connochaetes taurinus). Wildbeest migration. Serengeti National Park. Tanzania
Wildebeest or Gnu (Connochaetes taurinus). Male guarding territory. Kicheche Bush Camp. Masai Mara Conservation Region. Kenya
Etosha National Park, Namibia.
African Elephant (Loxodonta africana). Okavango Delta, Botswana.
Desert elephants of Namibia, also called "ghost" elephants due to their appearance by covering their bodies with clay rich desert soil giving them their white and ghostly appearance.
During their migration, wildebeests will gather in the thousands at the edge of the Mara River. Large Nile crocodiles wait for their arrival every year to feast on animals they catch during the crossing.
Black-backed Jackal (Lupulella mesoneras). Ngorongoro Crater. Tanzania.
Plains Zebras, Equus burchelliA group of zebras stop at Lake Magadi for a drink.Ngorongoro Crater, Tanzania.
Plain's zebra, Equus burchelliThe shadow of an adult zebra on the run resembles the shape of a torpedo.Seronera Region, Serengeti Ecosystem. Tanzania.
Cheetah (Acinonyx jubatus). Serengeti National Park, Tanzania
Vervet Monkey (Chlorocebus pygerythrus). Serengeti National Park. Tanzania.
Banded Mongoose (Mungos mungo). Etosha National Park. Namibia.