The lioness takes care of baby antelope

The lioness takes care of baby antelope
Animals

Looking at these pictures, you would think that a lioness playing with food, but it’s not. Large predatory cat taking care of a Springbok antelope, like her own offspring. Though the antelope and is a natural prey, this sorrowful lioness adopted the calf after her own cubs killed lion from the rival pride. The lioness gently cares for the antelope and protects her from danger. She even defended calf from a couple of pregnant lionesses that roamed in search of food. These adorable frames were taken by the photographer from new York, Donovan Gordon (Gordon Donovan) in Etosha National Park in Namibia.