As Christmas spirit spreads over Ngamo there is no better time to take a look at how greetings and grooming play a huge part in establishing and re-affirming social bonds and relationships amongst the pride.
Nala and Narnia, ever affectionate sisters
Kwali grooms her niece KE4
Kenge and Ashanti give their girls a good licking
Top cat Phyre and Kenge
Milo greets one of his favourite females, Kenge
KE4 and her big sister, AT1
Loving mum Ashanti and her two cubs AS4 and AS5