Save me, mum! Clash of the titans as mother hippo lunges at an elephant to stop it from trampling her baby in Namibia

A sequence of photos show the heart-stopping moment a mother hippo saved her baby from being crushed by a massive elephant. While on safari at Erindi Game Reserve, Namibia, photographer Quintus Strauss stumbled across a newborn hippo playing with its mother and stopped to take a photo. Within minutes Quintus heard an angry elephant approaching […]

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Save me, mum! Clash of the titans as mother hippo lunges at an elephant to stop it from trampling her baby in Namibia

A sequence of photos shows the heart-stopping moment a mother hippo saved her baby from being crushed by a massive elephant. While on safari at Erindi Game Reserve, Namibia, photographer Quintus Strauss stumbled across a newborn hippo playing with its mother and stopped to take a photo. Within minutes Quintus heard an angry elephant approaching […]

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