An angry bull attempts to get the upper hand in a battle with a rival by using its horn to poke him in the eye.
The two powerful, 1,500lb (680kg) African buffalo bulls try to show each other who is boss, grappling with their sharp horns.
As the pair fight it out, one of the young males jabs his horn into his foe's eye, using his new found grip to pull his head back.
Airline pilot Karen Blackwood captured the painful moment while taking pictures at Mjejane Game Reserve in the southern Greater Kruger National Park, South Africa.
© Karen Blackwood/Solent News & Photo Agency
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