WATCH: Mama Dog Saves Puppy from Leopard Attack
INDIA — Don't mess with mama.
A female dog in India saved her pup from a leopard looking for a snack.
The encounter was caught on surveillance video. The online publication, The Independent, spoke with the divisional forest officer Mrityunjay Madhav who said the dogs were sitting on a porch outside the Indian Forest Service office in the northern state of Himachal Pradesh when the attack happened.
The leopard pounced on the small puppy but didn't get far. The pup's mother retailiated in an effort to save her baby.
The leopard retreated and officials in the area say there are reports the leopard was injured in the mama dog's attack.