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South African Lions Take Advantage of Lockdown and Nap Out On the Empty Road

You’re probably familiar with the habit that your neighborhood cat has of dozing off in the strangest of places, right? It would appear that one could say the same t

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Richard Sowry, a park ranger working in South Africa’s Kruger National Park, was the one who made the initial discovery of the tigers dozing on the roads.

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How were the pictures taken?

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Lions in Kruger National Park

“Lions are used to people in vehicles,” he explained. If I had approached them on foot, as most people do, the animals would have been much more wary of me and would not have allowed me to get so close to them. “All animals have a much more innate fear of people on foot,”

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Because, at some point, automobiles will be permitted to drive on them again, he does not want the tigers to become too accustomed to all of this open “land.”

How is the lockdown affecting the park?

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“Kruger is a very wild place,” he says. It was wild in the past, and it is still wild today.

In these strange and difficult times, he hopes that the photos he shared can bring a glimmer of happiness to the people who look at them.

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“These are difficult times for everyone, and the intention was to bring people joy,” he says. “The intention was to bring people joy.”

In regards to the lions, he goes on to say that “normally they would be in the bushes because of the traffic, but they are very smart and now they are enjoying the freedom of the park without us.”

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You might wonder why, in any case, lions would choose the hardness of tarmac over the gentleness of grass.

Source: Kingdomstv

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