A pair of lions attempting to grab a drink came face to face with an unexpected intruder as a curious turtle surged out of the water and began to sting them.
Safari guide Reggi Barreto told Kruger Sightings, who posted the footage on YouTube, that the lions stopped to drink water after feasting on a zebra in the MalaMala private reserve in Africa. from South.
“It was an incredibly rare sighting for me to film,” Barreto wrote. “Watch the terrapin approach the lions that had blood on the zebra’s chin. It appears the terrapin was actually more interested in getting some of that blood rather than “ hunting lions. ”
As the pictures show, the lions seemed a bit annoyed by the determined turtle, but largely leave things out:
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