This brave egret picks an unlikely perch to stand on while looking for her lunch – the back of an alligator. Luckily for the brave egret, the big gator barely moved a muscle and let her observe the water before she flew off to a nearby tree.
A hungry gull took on the challenge of catching and killing an octopus in the Bolsa Chica Wetlands Reserve in Huntington Beach, Southern California. The octopus defended itself by wrapping his long tentacles around the seagull’s beak. After an intense fight, the gull finally succeeded in subduing the octopus and after a few more prods with its beak was able to lift its meal out of the water.
A lazy monkey hitches a ride to the top of a tree – sitting on the back of a macaw. The squirrel monkey hopped onto the bird and wrapped his arms around its neck to avoid the 26ft climb. He lives with a male and female blue and gold macaw at a countryside hotel, where they always eat and play together.
A black-capped kingfisher just after catching a mouse to feed its newly hatched chicks in Ganghwa-gun, Gyeonggi province, South Korea.