The only big cats to hunt in groups, lions give solitary leopards and cheetahs stiff predatory competition. What makes the pride's hunting strategy successful, and why don't leopards and cheetahs also hunt in groups? With added footage of leopard and cheetah hunts, we'll delve into the fascinating reasons why these African cats have such different hunting methods, and what makes lions kings of the kill.
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Part of Big Cat Week
Magnificent hunters. Ferocious predators. Powerful felines. From lions, tigers and cheetahs to jaguars, cougars and more — incredible big cats are revered around the world. Yet today, these majestic creatures are some of the most threatened species on Earth. During BIG CAT WEEK we will come face-to-face with these iconic animals, as Nat Geo WILD shines a light on their struggle and reminds viewers of their importance in the world.