Angry Hippo Crushes Antelope

Angry Hippo Crushes Antelope

COMM: Game ranger Pieter Van Wyk has been tracking a pack of African wild dogs and they’ve cornered a female bushbuck. COMM: As more dogs arrive, things are not looking good for the antelope. Man: Mother, if you start crying… COMM: Initially rescued by the hippo’s unlikely intervention, now the antelope is stuck in the

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Spider Vs Wasp In Battle To The Death

Spider Vs Wasp In Battle To The Death

COMM: This battle between a spider wasp and a wolf spider marks the start of one of nature’s grizzliest fights for survival. COMM: Spider wasps are so called because they hunt spiders, not because they are an arachnid. The spider wasp’s sting is one of the most painful insect stings known to man. COMM: Its

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Britain’s Biggest Dog

COMM: Meet Freddy, the Great Dane, who at over seven foot is believed to be Britain’s biggest dog. Owner Claire Stoneman from Southend-on-sea, acquired Freddy as a new born pup, along with sister Fleur. COMM: The runt of the litter, Freddy wasn’t always top dog, but soon went through a growth spurt. CLAIRE: He just

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Two-Headed Snake Found In Croatia

Two-Headed Snake Found In Croatia

COMM: This young two-headed grass snake was found in the wild in Croatia, sunbathing by a garage. COMM: Having multiple heads is called polycephaly, and the rare condition occurs in the same way as conjoined twins, where developing embryo begins to split into identical twins but stops part way. COMM: While two-headed snakes can often

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Cute Red Panda Cubs Go Exploring: ZooBorns

Cute Red Panda Cubs Go Exploring: ZooBorns

COMM: Meet two of Lincoln Park Zoo’s most recent arrivals, a pair of red pandas. A female called Waveland and a male named Sheffield. COMM: After spending several months with their mother in their nest box, they have now begun to explore their new home. COMM: These acrobatic animals largely live in trees, using their

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