A mother giraffe takes on an entire pride of hungry lions and successfully protects her calf at the Olare Conservancy’s Kicheche Bush Camp, in the Masai Mara reserve, Kenya.
A hippo rescued a wildebeest (aka gnu) that had been attacked by a crocodile on the Mara River in Kenya. The rare moment was caught on camera by Israeli photographer Vadim Onishchenko, who told Daily Mail that he saw the gnu escape the water and that it seemed to be uninjured.
Two Kenyan high school boys compete in high jump at a track meet in Mosoriot, Rift Valley.
A baby elephant named Lemoyian gets stuck in a shallow Maasai well outside the Amboseli National Park in Kenya and is rescued by the good people from the Amboseli Trust for Elephants.
O-M-G…mother of all things cute!