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Honey Badger Rescues Her Baby from Leopard

We all know that honey badgers think they are the boss of the bush… Well, this mother honey badger surely is! She had no second thoughts charging in on a hungry leopard to save her baby.Spotted at Kruger National Park in South Africa, a mother honey badger rescues her baby (literally) from the jaws of a hungry leopard.

source/image(PrtSc): Kruger Sightings

The camera is a little shaky, likely due to the fact that they were quite zoomed in while filming.Sahara Wulfsohn a guide at Kirkmans Kamp in the Sabi Sands Game Reserve filmed this incredible clip of a honey badger who rescues her baby from a leopard.

Sahara was informed of a female leopard sighting and immediately took her guests to view the elusive creature. The guide and her guests got more than they bargained for when they arrived to find the leopard stalking a baby honey badger.


The video starts with the leopard holding its prey only to have its dinner snatched away. Watch as the events unfold below.Some of us know better than to tangle with a honey badger, but according to Sahara this the leopard is still quite young and doesn’t know any better. This encounter is sure to have taught her a lesson.