BAD DAY: Wildebeest Gets Chewed On By A Croc And Then Crushed By A Hippo

Published on February 12, 2015

No thanks. Please forward this to PETA. Maybe they’ll ban crocs and hippos…

This is the incredible moment a unsuspecting wildebeest was attacked by crocodile and a hippopotamus at exactly the same time while drinking from an African river.

The stunning photographs were taken by amateur photographer Nick Fleer, 27, on a visit to the Shingilana Dam in Londolozi Private Game Reserve, South Africa.

He said the wildebeest was drinking the water when a hungry crocodile appeared out of nowhere and launched its attack. Seconds later a furious hippo joined the fight after apparently becoming irritated that the battle to the death was going on so close to where it was wading.

Read more: Daily Mail


Photos: Caters News Agency