LIONESSES AT THE WATERING HOLE Photograph by Ranger Chad Cocking. Taken at the Motswari Private Game Reserve in South Africa, we see two lionesses having a drink at a watering hole. On the right is a rare white lion from the Xakubasa Pride.
Lion Brothers Aslan & Baruti, born at the Smithsonian National Zoo in came to Calgary Zoo in July Their parents are Luke and Nababiep at the National Zoo in Washington, D. I think this photo was taken when they were still at the National Zoo.
The leopard, like this African leopard (Panthera pardus), is an excellent climber and spends much of its time in trees. It's a solitary animal and usually hunts alone at night. See a much smaller faux leopard species up next.