The Raccoon Dog (Nyctereutes procyonoides), or Tanuki, is a canid indigenous to East Asia. The raccoon dog is named for its resemblance to the raccoon, to which it is not closely related. They are very good climbers and regularly climb trees.
A lion cub desperately wants to play - but mum somehow manages to ignore the playful youngster as she searches for food. British-based wildlife photographer Margot Raggett snapped the funny moment while in the Maasai Mara, Kenya.
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