Laying claim

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Canon 60D, Canon 100-400L, 400mm, 1/50, f8, ISO 1000

Views: 518 July 24, 2013

The local pride male lion (Panthera leo) advertises his dominance over the pride territory by leaving his unique telltale scent on a bush. Having just urinated on the bush, he reinforces that pungent sample of his personal cologne by rubbing his body over the branches and leaving further proof of his claim, while also warning off all potential threats.

Timbavati reserve, South Africa

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