This is a small story from Kenya on how indifferent hippo rescued antelope from a crocodile in the river.
The main event of the day was the crossing - a fascinating spectacle of thousands of wildebeest move through the Mara River. The day before we had two unsuccessful attempts to find a place Crossing. After lunch, luck smiled at us.
On the banks of the river have accumulated huge herds of antelope. Thousands of animals were crowded and did not dare to go further:
And suddenly, as if on command, the herd moved to the river. First antelope leap rushed into the water:
The main way in shallow water they overcame big jumps, and only a small area to swim. After the leaders of the rest of the herd rushed. Instantly formed three continuous flow of animals.