Hind-ena - Hyena locks on to wildebeests hind leg by Ingo Gerlach

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Pictured:  Lucky escape, the wildebeest breaks free from the hyena.<br />
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Hind-ena!<br />
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A spotted hyena uses its jaw to lock onto a wildebeest's hind leg as it attempts to bring it down.  The wildebeest can be seen trying to wriggle free as the hyena launched its attack and sunk its teeth into it.<br />
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Despite other members of the pack lurking nearby, the wildebeest was strong enough to fight off its hunter and managed to get away.  The picture was taken by graphic designer Ingo Gerlach who had originally set out to photograph the spectacular sunrise in the Maasai Mara, Kenya.<br />
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