Runner-up | Animal Behaviour

Sergio Pitamitz

Runner-up | Animal Behaviour

Chobe National Park, Botswana

Sweet Child O’ Mine

Among Chacma Baboons, infanticide is a common phenomenon, and dominant male baboons often kill the offspring of the previous dominant male. The heartwrenching image shows a Chacma Baboon carrying the body of a newborn that died a few days ago.


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