Its front paw is stuck inside the hunter’s cage and it begins writhing around in a desperate attempt to escape.
The fearless bloke tries to restrain the big cat with a noose, but it immediately attempts an attack.
Despite the clear danger of getting too close to the predator’s teeth, the man continues his efforts.
Shocking moment hunter KICKS wolf before it runs for its life
It continues to claw wildly but the hunter keeps his cool and is able to release the trap.
The clip – filmed in Helper, Utah, US – ends with the cat running off into the wilderness.
It’s not the first time some of nature’s most dangerous animals have tried to attack their human counterparts after being caught.
A wolf appeared to come back from the dead to attack a hunter after it was kicked in a heart-stopping video.