Posts Tagged ‘South Africa’

Rescued Baby Rhino Cuddles with Keeper (Video)

Rescued Baby Rhino Cuddles with Keeper (Video)

A rescued baby rhino named Gertjie likes to cuddle with his keepers at the Hoedspruit Endangered Species Centre in South Africa.

Mountain Biker’s GoPro Camera Films Armed Robbery in South Africa (Video)

Mountain Biker’s GoPro Camera Films Armed Robbery in South Africa (Video)

A South African man was robbed at gunpoint in the town of Somerset West, on Saturday. The thieves took his mountain bike, cell phone, Oakley sunglasses and car keys, but overlooked the GoPro camera attached to his helmet. The camera filmed the entire incident and the footage was used to catch the robbers.

Black Leopard Leaps into Young Woman’s Arms (Video)

Black Leopard Leaps into Young Woman’s Arms (Video)

Filmed at the Cheetah Experience in Bloemfontein, South Africa.

Mom Saves Baby Buffalo from Lion (Video)

Mom Saves Baby Buffalo from Lion (Video)

A baby buffalo comes face to face with a lion at the Mjejane Game Reserve, South Africa, but mom is there to save the day…

Lioness Cuddles with Caretaker (Video)

Lioness Cuddles with Caretaker (Video)

Sirga the Lioness developed a heartwarming bond with her caretaker, Valentin Gruener. Together with Mikkel Legarth, he raised Sirga from a cub after she was abandoned. The two men work to save the lion population through the Modisa Wildlife Project in Botswana, South Africa.

High Velocity Attack of a Great White Shark (Video)

High Velocity Attack of a Great White Shark (Video)

Amazing footage of a great white shark breaching while attacking a lifelike seal decoy. Filmed by Marius van Straaten in Table Bay, South Africa.

Giraffe Walks into a Bar… (Video)

Giraffe Walks into a Bar… (Video)

Actually it was a restaurant at the Lion Park near Johannesburg, South Africa, but the giraffe joke from the title couldn’t be more real in this case:

Elephant Overturns Car in Kruger National Park (Video)

Elephant Overturns Car in Kruger National Park (Video)

A raging bull elephant was caught on camera overturning a tourist car in the Kruger National Park, South Africa. British teacher Sarah Brooks and her fiance were on a safari trip and were driving behind the elephant when the animal turned around and charged at their car.

Young Elephant vs Buffalo (Video)

Young Elephant vs Buffalo (Video)

A young elephant tries his luck with a buffalo and kicks him lightly in the head, but it seems that the buffalo didn’t find any humor in that tap…

Buffalo Throws Lion into Air to save His Friend (Video)

Buffalo Throws Lion into Air to save His Friend (Video)

A lion gets thrown into the air by a buffalo bull trying to save his friend from certain death. The extraordinary footage was filmed by Ian Matheson and his son Oliver in the Mjejane Reserve, on the border of Kruger National Park in South Africa.