Springbok Antelopes Vs Cheetahs

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Springbok antelopes can live their whole lives without ever drinking water. The desert plants they eat contain enough moisture to keep the antelopes hydrated. Watch footage of springbok antelopes trying to ward off hungry cheetahs with their impressive pronking.


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Springboks antelopes vs cheetahs - Wild Africa - BBC


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Key Facts In This Video

  1. Springbok antelopes never need to drink water. 00:19

  2. Springbok antelopes can jump two meters high to warn others and confuse predators. This is called "pronking." 01:05