baboons

I saw so many baboons this year.  Far more than last year.   There were a couple of spots we passed where they congregate to sleep.  You can smell it before you get there.  They really need to do some housekeeping.  :-))   Anyway, since it’s just baboons I thought I’d put it in a blog rather than an album.

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See the little guy peeking out?  In the subsequent pictures the baby comes out but s/he never wanders far from mom.  Given the pink face and ears, this little guy can’t be very old at all.

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“I’m feeling a little creaky this morning… please don’t lift my leg too far!”

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Notice this gal is hot to trot!

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There were lots of little ones in this river bed.  They were soundly whacked several times when they tried to hang out with the big boys.  It sounded like they were being drawn and quartered!

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This little one managed to escape the spanking and remained on the side of the riverbank.  Nothing special about the bank; just that a big boy was hanging out there and didn’t appreciate the company.

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Their amber colored eyes were startling.

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2 thoughts on “baboons

  1. Love the shot of the troop sitting in the dry river bed and the young baboon sitting on his own. I have a lot of time for Baboons, they make for great photos.Sandra

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