The animals of Kruger National Park in South Africa are no spring chickens when it comes to harrowing moments of mother-to-cub rescues. But this one might just be one of the most incredible ones ever recorded.
When a hungry male lion was wandering in search of prey, he caught the smell of young leopard cubs. What he didn’t expect was for their mom to show up.
Male lions are mighty beasts, and are not likely to be dissuaded easily – especially when they’re hungry.