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Re: Nile crocodile attacks elephant...again.
On 10/20/2011 11:36 AM, Richard W. Travsky wrote:
On Thu, 20 Oct 2011, Habib, Michael wrote:
Fantastic video. It's hard to say if such attacks are rare, but they
certainly seem ill-advised - that croc got beat pretty hard.
But you certainly have to admire its ambitiousness...
I admired the counter-attack.
Speculation -- "varmint" is a concept that translates easily into
That said, just imagine how the event would have ended if the elephant's
brain, eyes, nostrils, spinal cord and associated blood vessels were
contained in a small package at the end of the trunk, sauropod-style.
That 1st reflexive pull-back would likely signal the end of "organized