Fearless Lioness Attacks Crocodile to Protect Her Own


| July 27, 2012 - 12:58 pm

Mother nature is a wild beast itself.

Recently, a blessed wildlife photographer managed to catch a wild fight between a lioness and a crocodile.

“The sequence of six pictures of the real action were taken in one second,” photog Pia Dierckx told The Daily Mail.

Dierickx, 48, was watching the lioness and her cub as she crossed the riverbed in Botswana. As the Croc came in for the kill, the courageous lioness stepped in to defend her child. The photog caught the whole thing in a serious of photos.

“It was only when I downloaded my pictures later that I saw what had happened,” said Dierickx.

Check out the amazing set of photos!