Cape Buffalo

Cape Buffalo

A standoff featuring the Buffalo, Hyena and Lions all trying to get to the dead baby buffalo

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Hyena

Hyena

Lone hyena in meditation

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Hyena

Hyena

Lone hyena staring into the camera

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Hyena

Hyena

Hyena taking a rest during a long hot African day

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Hyena

Hyena

A hyena headshot as it peers at me from behind the grasses

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Hyena

Hyena

Mother hyena and baby on a rock formation

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Hyena

Hyena

A baby hyena starts to yawn as if bored by his state of being

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Hyena

Hyena

The yawn gets bigger as this baby hyena expresses his feelings

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Hyena

Hyena

The baby hyena goes over to greet his sleeping mother

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Hyena

Hyena

A touching scene of love as the baby hyena nuzzles him mother

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Hyena

Hyena

Mother and baby hyena suddenly start to stare in our direction

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Hyena

Hyena

The baby hyena stops nuzzling to stare us down

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Hyena

Hyena

Lone hyena standing amongst the grasses

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Hyena

Hyena

Hurry up so we can eat!

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Hyena

Hyena

Wait for me!

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Hyena

Hyena

A lazy hyena takes a sun break

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Hyena

Hyena

These hyenas are in a waiting mode ready to finish off the dead baby cape buffalo

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Hyena

Hyena

The group of hyena is expanding as they call for backup

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Hyena

Hyena

The hyenas have now surrounded the baby buffalo kill and are trying to keep the lions and buffalo at bay

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Lion

Lion

This amazing lion was truly angry that his kill had been taken by the hyena and proceeded to go after the buffalo and hyena

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Lion

Lion

The Cape Buffalo is not having any of the hyena attack and chases them away

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Lion

Lion

The male lion chases the hyena in a bid to get the buffalo baby carcass back

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Lion

Lion

The hyenas are proving to be more formidable against the lion who retreats

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Lion

Lion

The Cape Buffalo and the Hyenas circle around the lions trying to get them away from the dead baby buffalo

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Lion

Lion

The Cape Buffalo goes after the Male Lion

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Lion

Lion

Undaunted the Lion goes in again after the Buffalo. One must remember that behind this lone buffalo is a herd of more than 300 Cape Buffalos.

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Lion

Lion

The hyena group has grown to nearly 30 and they take up after the male Lion

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Lion

Lion

The male lion goes after one of the hyenas that is trying to take the baby buffalo kill

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Lion

Lion

A face off between a small group of the hyenas and the Male Lion who is not giving up easily

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