In Maharashtra, the leopard spends hours in a dry pit with the dog he chased, both rescued
NASHIK: A Predator Abandoned Their Thoughts Of Delighting With Their Potential Dam After They Both Dropped Into A Dry Well In The Village Of Chikhli Rajapur In Sangamner Taluka, 75 Kilometers Away, At Some Moment Of Monday Evening Or Early Tuesday . Forest Officials And Guards Rescued The And The Well Dog 50 Feet Deep In The Morning. The Leopard Was Released Later In Nature." The Leopard Apparently Chased The Dog, But Both Falls Into The Well That Did Not Have A Protection Wall," Said Forest Guard Santosh Pardhi.
Pardhi Said That The Fear Of Being In A Place From Where He Could Not Leave By Himself Alone Probably Prevented The Leopard From Attacking The Dog." On The Other Hand, Leopards Usually Find Easy Prey For Dogs And Goats In The Villages. When We Went To The Well With The Villagers In The Morning, The Leopard Made Threatening Advances In The Dog, Which Responded By Showing His Teeth. However, The Confrontation Was Brief," He Said.
The Dog Belongs To The Farmer Radhakishan Wale, Who Was Looking For It In The Morning. Wale Heard The Dog Bark In The Dry Well And Was Horrified When Found In Leopard Company. He Called The Forestry Department Around 9.15 In The Morning.
Pardhi Said That The Main Task During The Rescue Was To Scatter The Crowd Of About 200 Villagers Assembled In Place.