Tag : cheetah

Backlit cheetahs, Okavango Delta, Botswana.

Backlit cheetahs, Okavango Delta, Botswana

Botswana and a pair of cheetahs are on patrol,  walking slowly through the grass stopping whenever they get to a tree or shrub to scent mark it.

Cheetah vantage point, Serengeti National Park

It is quite common behaviour for cheetahs, who have excellent eyesight, to use features such as anthills as vantage points to survey their surroundings.

Cheetah in long grass. Serengeti National Park.

A cheetah watched intently, unseen by the wildebeest as they ran by. We watched as he stalked through the grass, creeping up on the herd, but then decided not to try and attack them.