Posted by: petsweekly | October 30, 2008

Weird, Freaky and True: Lioness Adopts Antelope

Yep, it’s true… There is no accounting for animal nature and just when we think we understand them, we learn that we don’t really have a clue. (Not sure if the video will work – if not, click here: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BSJYIEk5n6o)

Watch this lioness adopt a baby antelope she finds in the wild. The natives named her Kamenyat (not sure on the spelling, but it means “Blessed One”).  When the antelope was later killed by a different lion when the lioness’ back was turned, Kamenyat went on to adopt FIVE more baby antelopes…

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