17th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Mama and child horseplay

We were watching a large pride of Lions for quite a while, kids and their mothers were interacting, feeding when suddenly one large female decided to either climb the tree or use it as a scratching post. The little one had other ideas.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 08.2019
Date Uploaded: 11.2019
Photo Location: Tanzania
Camera: E-M5
Copyright: © Olive Alpert