How Lions Choose Their Prey

"Lion Whisperer" Kevin Richardson and a team of wildlife experts designed a series of tests for the lions and hyenas of Welgedacht Game Reserve, hoping to learn more about their ability to learn, recognize, and hunt in new and unfamiliar settings. Witness these apex predators play a numbers game deciding how and who to attack. From Killer IQ: Lion vs. Hyena. (4:08)

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