Lonely Planet Writer

Waterbuck lives up to its name by invading lodge swimming pool

A waterbuck takes a dip. - SCREEN GRAB FROM VID (NOT SURE HOW TO ATTRIBUTE THIS)
A waterbuck takes a dip. – Image courtesy of YouTube.

It was a day like any other at Tarangire Treetops Lodge in Tanzania, but that soon changed when a large waterbuck decided to take a dip in the pool. Guests and staff gathered to watch the antelope enjoy a few laps, but things got a little complicated when the animal couldn’t find an easy way out. A somewhat comical video of the incident shows a group of the lodge’s staff working hard to safely extricate the bushbuck. Read more: news24.com