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Python Was About To Swallow A Dead Antelope Until The Most Unusual Thing Happened

A python is usually incredibly long, and they are quite heavy compared to other snakes. Likewise, they can kill prey of various sizes by constricting them. Once they've got their prey through their coils, they start to tighten the grip. Basically, their prey dies because of cardiac arrest or something similar to it.

But even a dead prey can still hurt its predator. Read on!

Python Was About To Swallow A Dead Antelope Until The Most Unusual Thing Happened

Python Was About To Swallow A Dead Antelope Until The Most Unusual Thing Happened

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A massive python had a terrible accident recently.

A massive python had a terrible accident recently.

Specifically, the horn of a dead antelope managed to stab the python.

This incident happened in Kruger Park in South Africa.

This incident happened in Kruger Park in South Africa.

This occurred on Tuesday, August 9, and many people have already seen what transpired.

As the python was trying to eat the antelope, the dead animal's horn hit it.

As the python was trying to eat the antelope, the dead animal's horn hit it.

The python tried to constrict the antelope further, but the pain from the stabbing was unbearable.

The antelope is a duiker, which is a relatively small species.

The antelope is a duiker, which is a relatively small species.

The duiker can be found in Sub-Saharan Africa.

A tourist managed to record the incident.

A tourist managed to record the incident.

At first, the python was seemingly successful in swallowing the duiker, but then the horn hit the snake.

The snake was clearly in agony.

The snake was clearly in agony.

If you look closely, a horn is right there near the python's mouth. Ouch!

The python decided to leave the dead antelope because of the pain.

The python decided to leave the dead antelope because of the pain.

It wasn't an easy process because the python had already surrounded the antelope in coils.

The snake was an African rock python.

The snake was an African rock python.

These scary snakes can be as long as 12 feet. Some pythons even manage to be longer than this.

However, some people blame the tourists for what happened to the snake.

However, some people blame the tourists for what happened to the snake.

When the python saw the tourist, it must have felt anxious and attempted to escape immediately.

Watch out the video!

What do you think? Should the tourist be blamed for what happened to the snake? Share your thoughts below!

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