Cape Town - Mvula the leopard thought he had hit the jackpot when he was the first scavenger to stumble upon a dead zebra in the Djuma Bush Camp in the Kruger National Park.
His excitement was a bit, well, dampened when he bit into the decaying zebra carcass and was sprayed with intestinal fluids!
Tourists, who filmed the entire episode, can be heard laughing at poor Mvula's mishap.
WARNING: The content of the video may upset sensitive viewers.
You can WATCH it here: Gross! Leopard 'detonates' zebra carcass in Kruger National Park
Videographer, Richard Malcolm described the sighting saying, "We, along with our ranger, Taxon, and our tracker, Fanot, followed Mvula for a couple of kilometres from the Djuma bush camp water hole until the leopard picked up the scent of the decaying zebra... Folks, watch this to see a VERY startled leopard..."
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