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Spotted Hyena


Posted by Nate Chappell on Thu Jun 25, 2020 5:59 pm

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A young Spotted Hyena foraging on a quite old elephant carcass in Hwange National Park, Zimbabwe.  Quite a few elephants perished in droughts there the previous year.
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by Ron Day on Thu Jun 25, 2020 10:52 pm
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Great feeding behavior, Nate. Like the low angle and the detail. Very nice!
 

by Carol Clarke on Fri Jun 26, 2020 9:29 am
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Well, somebody has to do the clean up jobs, Nate. At least the hyena has the jaw strength to chew on an old dried up ele! A great angle and excellent view of this scene.

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by david fletcher on Fri Jun 26, 2020 12:35 pm
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Excellent sighting Nate! looks like the Hyena is perfectly suited to some tough old hide
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