While out on an African safari, you expect to get a once-in-a-lifetime glimpse of wild animals in their natural habitat. The experience offers an up-close look at the beautiful creatures that just can’t be captured in a simple photo, but you probably don’t want to get quite this close to the feisty felines roaming the wilderness.
But sometimes those critters don’t let you make that decision when their curiosity gets the best of them.
This crazy cheetah decided to give a small group of tourists driving through the Masai Mara game reserve in Kenya an special (and a bit terrifying) greeting.
Ireland resident Mickey McCaldin locked eyes with the big cat when he made his way toward their ride.