The incident was filmed inside South Africa's Kruger Park and posted to YouTube on Tuesday.
The footage shows the distressed python trying to free itself from the horns of the dukier, a small species of antelope native to Sub-Saharan Africa, while coiled around the beast. Continue...
The distressed python retreats back from feasting on the antelope as it attempts to free itself
The serpent slithers away from the scene after releasing itself from the horn