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This Leopard is Waiting for the Perfect Moment to Strike

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This Leopard is Waiting for the Perfect Moment to Strike

Short | 03:20

A wily old leopard is hiding in a gully waiting for the perfect moment to strike. Nearby, zebras and antelope graze contentedly, unaware of the threat they?re under.

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It's the hottest and harshest time of the year in Zambia's Luangwa Valley. There hasn't been a drop of rain in six months as a drought like never before envelops the land. As desperate animals crowd around the river in search of water, predators like crocodiles thrive. Here, massive buffalo and enormous elephants live under constant threat from lions. It will take all their instincts and experience to persist until rain comes.

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