Hippos Save Wildebeest from Crocodiles!

Hippos Save Wildebeest from Crocodiles!

admin No Comments

Incredible footage displaying some uncommon interactions, captured on a safari with Chasin’ Africa Safaris (Book with them right here: at one of many high dams in Kruger, Gezanftombi Dam, close to Crocodile Bridge.

Chase informed Latestsightings.com of this ordeal: “We stopped to look at all of the animals come right down to drink and noticed a cool heron browsing on the again of a hippo, it was an gratifying sight having all of the totally different species round.

Send in your wildlife video right here, and earn cash:

An unsuspecting group of wildebeest sauntered right down to the water’s edge for a drink when an enormous crocodile jumped proper out and instantly grabbed one of many wildebeest, conserving its jaws locked on the animals head. Next second one other croc raced in to try to get one thing off the menu. The hippos shut by appeared to be very perturbed by what was occurring and it regarded for a second as if in addition they needed to affix in on this kill. They saved the wildebeest surrounded and all of it regarded like a fairly hopeless scenario.

The wildebeest was clearly exhausted and it appeared as if the hippos sensed its concern of the entire ordeal. They calmly saved shut by to wildebeest however he appeared to have spooked and picked up a second wind altering course and in search of one other escape route. The hippos adopted till he reached the shore and managed to get himself out of the water however his again foot was fully injured and one couldn’t assist however marvel what his ultimate end result can be if with the harm he endured.

It was thrilling to look at to start with however then a deep sense of unhappiness overcame everybody. Nature may be merciless however the circle of life should go on”.


To license the footage:
[email protected]

Get a few of our unique specials on the Kruger National Park (Free nights):

Snapchat: LatestSightings
Twitter & Instagram: @NewestKruger

For stay wildlife sightings within the Kruger National Park:

And like our Facebook web page for nice sightings and photographs:

Subscribe to us on YouTube:

Wild Life
Leave a comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *