Runner-up | Animal Behaviour

Keerthana Balaji

Runner-up | Animal Behaviour

Valparai, Tamil Nadu, India

Who Let the Dogs Out?

The photographer witnessed an unexpected encounter as a tusker charged at a pack of Dholes. The male elephant seemed very protective of his mate and her herd, which also had a few calves. Dhole packs are known to hunt deer and occasionally even the massive Indian Gaur.


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