The animal`s life in South Africa is very hard, especially because a drought has left the animals here desperate for water and food. The Lions are desperate for food and water and several cubs have died. The Cape buffalo have suffered, grasses that should be in abundance have all dissapeared. The Lion is the one of the few animals that will able to challenge a Cape buffalo. The cape buffalo is a large animals, adult stand over four feet high and can be over seven feet long and weigh around 1500 pounds. The cape buffalo is known to be ferocious and is able to kill an adult lion. The lions are looking for one vulnerable member to attack. The cape buffalo there is safety in numbers and the lions are trying to separate a member of the herd to attack. The lions attack an old cape buffalo which is isolated of the herd and finally killed.