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This is another in a series of distraction diaries. I have been continuing to mine unprocessed files from a trip to Botswana in May of 2008. I hope these photos serve as a reminder that we share the planet with some amazing creatures.

Baobab Sunset

She was quite full and content.  The pride was in the process of finishing off a buffalo.  I could include some more graphic photos but I won't.

Lion Cub  This little cat is full to bursting.

Two Full Cubs

I think these might be the same two cubs the next day.

Lilac-Breasted Roller in mid fluff.

The King

Baby Giraffe  Does this get an awww?

Vervet Monkey

Hippopotamus  The most dangerous non-human mammal in Africa.

Hippo  Nice teeth!

Africa Wild Dog or Painted Dog

Bull Elephant

Blacksmith Plover


Thanks for visiting and putting up with my self-indulgent diaries. Please feel free to post your photos and please be good humans.


Originally posted to Haole in Hawaii on Mon Oct 26, 2009 at 10:18 PM PDT.



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