18th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Hyaena with the head of a wilder beast at Masai Mara

Hyaenas are scavenger, opportunist and pack hunter at the same time. They can get he smell of kill from distance and wait for right opportunity. When the predator is at distance or out numbered by the Hyaena pack, they still the food from the predator for themselves.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 10.2019
Date Uploaded: 11.2020
Photo Location: Narok, Kenya
Camera: NIKON D7200