October 1, 2009

The kingbird that took on a hawk and lived to tell the tale | Mail Online

What an amazing photo...

This is the moment a tiny kingbird decided it was time to see off a potential predator circling his home.

In a bold move, the aggressive little bird launched itself at the fearsome red-tailed hawk and sank its talons into the larger bird's back.

See more pictures at: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/worldnews/article-1216709/Pictured-The-plucky-little-kingbird-took-piggyback-predatory-hawk-lived-tell-tale.html#ixzz0ScfHa3RJ

and then see my next post for some birds that weren't so lucky when they took on a plane !!

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