Elephant gets more than it bargained for in Botswana

 

This dramatic footage was shot during an evening game cruise of the Chobe River in Botswana. A female elephant and her two babies enjoy a drink from the river… until a nasty surprise pops out of the water!  Of course, adult elephants are enormously strong and have trunks capable of tearing down trees – but maybe the outcome would have been different if the crocodile had chosen one of the others…

Leave a Reply


Comment guidelines - please read:

1) Use your own name, not a site name or keywords.
2) Links are allowed in the 'Website' field only.
3) Please do not advertise and make sure your comment is relevant and adds value. (If you would like to advertise, there are a number of free and paid ways to do this - please contact us for details.) .





If you want a picture to show with your comment, go get a Gravatar.

 
 
Living like a local in Barcelona – a perfect dayLiving like a local in Barcelona – a perfect day : There are a lot of things to see and do in the Catalan Capital. Whethe...
5 reasons to use your miles and points for first class and business class flights5 reasons to use your miles and points for first class and business class flights : If you're sitting on hundreds of thousands of frequent flyer miles and...
Why 2017 is the year to do CanadaWhy 2017 is the year to do Canada : 2017 marks the 150-year anniversary – or sesquicentenary – of Canada’s...