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Dinner time

By RobMacd    
We were driving near Alston last week when i spotted this Stoat trying to drag this Rabbit into the grass. I turned the car round and went back and watched him for about ten minutes. There is some noise in the shot due to 800 iso, and i shot from the car so no tripod.

Tags: Wildlife Stoat Wildlife and nature

Voters: sergedlm, ringyneck, sunshot and 23 more


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Comments


sergedlm 8 9 United Kingdom
9 Nov 2008 12:53PM
well caught picture very clear and precise

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jclaydon1 9 20 1 United Kingdom
9 Nov 2008 1:17PM
Great capture

Julie
DOGSBODY 8 1.4k 30 England
9 Nov 2008 1:26PM
First class piece of opportunistic photography. Andy
skewey 10 31 England
9 Nov 2008 1:28PM
Nice capture.
Paul
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9 1.7k 6 United Kingdom
9 Nov 2008 1:28PM
Well caught by both the stoat and you! It always amazes me that stoats can get the better of a prey species so much larger than themselves! It does look slightly peeved that its lunch was disrupted by a passing 'togger!!
piccy 10 8 Wales
9 Nov 2008 1:38PM
Well spotted, such a lovely shot.
freda
9 Nov 2008 1:40PM
Fab wildlife capture

Jon
iancam 8 23 England
9 Nov 2008 1:44PM
Cracking shot well spotted
Ian
Angi_Wallace 8 172 10 United Kingdom
9 Nov 2008 1:50PM
Great shot, the stoat looks "guilty". Angi
ringyneck 10 315 18 United Kingdom
9 Nov 2008 2:23PM
Well captured "in the wild" action shot.

keith



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9 Nov 2008 3:00PM
Good capture,
Alan
Stunning catch for you both.
GreyMoonRising 8 1.5k 1
9 Nov 2008 5:10PM
very well taken shot. I have seen this several times while out and about and once the stoat has spotted the rabbit it simply chases it until the rabbit can go no further, the rabbit knows of course heading for it's burrow is no help as the stoat can follow it down there.
Newtman 10 2 5
9 Nov 2008 5:39PM
Very well captured.
David
Shroomer 9 14 167 England
13 Nov 2008 5:27PM
Stunning wild capture
Richard

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