Elephants are the the largest land mammals on the planet, and anyone who has ever seen one from up close can tell you that you should never be on the bad side of one of these formidable creatures!
So you’d assume that an animal as small as a tortoise wouldn’t stand a chance against an entire herd of massive elephants. When one unfortunate little tortoise happened to find himself smack dab in the middle of a stampede, it didn’t look like he’d make it out alive… but then something incredible—and completely unexpected—happened.
Perhaps this hard-shelled reptile was more formidable than he looked! [Credit: Latest Sightings – Kruger]