They turn their attention to bigger prey. But bigger prey means bigger risk. Taking on wildebeest is a dangerous proposition. Hooves can slash and horns can gore. Adult wildebeest might be too much for this
young pack, but with summer’s plenty, the wildebeest have dropped their calves and now
they try to keep them safe behind a phalanx. A final onslaught from the pack and the herd
loses its nerve. A calf can’t keep up and in less than a minute
its life is over. Puzzles’ pack has reached its peak in size
and strength. For the rest of the summer, her family will
dominate these woodlands.