Soundscape - The Lion Pride

Hugh Quarshie follows the lives of a fictional family of lions and their struggle to survive in south-west Kenya.

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After a successful night's hunting, Beberu the old pride male, and his family, are gathered together unaware of the two nomadic males nearby, looking for a pride to take over.

Beberu and his family are gathered together, unaware of two nomadic males nearby.

After a successful night's hunting, Beberu the old pride male, and his family, are gathered together, unaware of two nomadic males nearby.

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Beberu, the old pride male, is chased out of his territory by two nomadic males which then kill the cubs and mate with the lionesses.

Beberu, the old pride male, is chased out of his territory by two nomadic males.

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Having been separated from Zuri, his mother, when a herd of buffalo attacked the pride, Kidogu the young male lion cub is finally reunited with her.

As the weeks pass, he is introduced to the rest of the pride and joins them after a successful night's hunting.

Kidogu the male cub is reunited with his mother and is introduced to the rest of the pride

Kidogu the male cub is reunited with his mother.

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Now more than a year old, Kidogu is old enough to join the pride when they go hunting and he successfully targets a herd of wildebeest when he goes hunting at night.

Now more than a year old, Kidogu is old enough to join the pride when they go hunting.

He learns a useful lesson early on and successfully targets a herd of wildebeest when he goes hunting at night.

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Now more than two years old, it is time for Kidogu to leave his family and find a territory of his own.

An encounter with a group of elephants has tragic consequences.

Now more than two years old, it is time for Kidogu to find a territory of his own.