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The Giraffe and the Cape Buffalo

I was actually on foot when I took this picture…a walking safari in Tanzania, Afric. The Cape buffalo can be nasty if surprised or threatened and they’re aw...
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I was actually on foot when I took this picture…a walking safari in Tanzania, Afric. The Cape buffalo can be nasty if surprised or threatened and they’re awfully big…like 800+ pounds…and there’s those horns. After some nervousness, I believed our guide that the buffalo were SOMEWHAT habituated to people as long as we paid attention. He also just happened to have a rifle. Though I’m pretty sure a rifle wouldn’t be enough to stop these behomeths. In addition to the fact that I’d hate for one to be shot just because we were walking in their environment!



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dkoch28 September 30, 2018
Grace
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KayBrewer October 28, 2018
Thank you!
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lizziemellis October 01, 2018
Fantastic shot..brave you.. I don’t think I would like walking around where Wild animals are everywhere:-)
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KayBrewer October 28, 2018
No lions or elephants. Theoretically....
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nina050 October 06, 2018
I'm so glad you've posted your Africa pics...been anxious to see them! They are awesome!
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KayBrewer October 28, 2018
With years of time, I could post them all....Thanks so much, Nina!
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GigiJim08 October 25, 2018
Gorgeous!
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KayBrewer October 28, 2018
Thank you, Nina!
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Elyzabeth October 28, 2018
You were walking there? My Lord Kay, that makes me nervous. They do not hunt a giraffe?
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KayBrewer October 28, 2018
Nah, no lions. Supposedly.

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