The Lion Spring : Lion leaps over stream to avoid getting paws wet by Grant Atkinson

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An enormous lion leaps over a stream to avoid getting its paws wet.  The agile predator, which can grow to more than 600lbs, jumps nimbly across the shallow, two metre wide stretch of water.<br />
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The images were captured by wildlife photographer and guide Grant Atkinson on the eastern side of the Serengeti National Park, Tanzania.  SEE OUR COPY FOR DETAILS.<br />
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