Watch a Wild Buffalo Give Birth in Africa

Published 27 Mar 2018, 18:14 BST
Watch a Wild Buffalo Give Birth in Africa

Sometimes we forget how giving birth is a raw start of life. Halfway through, this African buffalo calf flips its ear and blinks. African buffalo are known to help each other out in case of an attack by lions or other predators. This calf will develop slashing hooves and large horns, making it a formidable defender of the herd.

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