17th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Leopard scent marking
The female leopard appeared to be bothered by the scent of an animal, probably that of a male leopard that had visited the waterhole on the previous night. She spent some time rolling over the ground replacing it with her own scent.
|Photo Location:||Mkuze, South Africa|
|Camera:||Canon EOS R|
|Copyright:||© Alan Smith|