On the 7th day of Christmas the Kgalagadi gave to me a: cheetah kill...

by Irvine Eidelman
(Cape Town)

Cheetah mother chasing springbok

Cheetah mother chasing springbok

Cheetah mother chasing springbok
Cheetah cub dragging mother's kill

We watched this cheetah mother chase the springbok while one of her two cubs did the dragging after the kill, just north of gemsbokplein.

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Jan 08, 2011
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What great action shots!!
by: Paul

This was a super Christmas present!

Jan 05, 2011
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Right place - right time
by: Jennifer

Wow Irv, I guess you just have to be in the right place at the right time!

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