A young cheetah cub in the Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park licks its lips after gorging on a springbok his mother had caught for him and his siblings. She had a tough job feeding her 4 sub-adult cubs and had to hunt every day.

They were lying right next to our vehicle, and we spent about 3 hours with them from when they caught the poor little gazelle until they had finished eating and grooming each other.


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