Nature

Cheetah Mom Teaches Cubs to Hunt

Clip: Season 36 Episode 5 | 2m 9s

Watching mom is the best way for cheetah cubs to learn how to hunt. She stalks and takes down a ram almost twice her weight, but 'down' doesn't always mean ‘out’ with such a powerful opponent.

Aired: 11/08/17

Rating: NR

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