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  • Babyballerina by Babyballerina

    #secretary-bird doing a little dance.

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  • davidbygott by davidbygott moderator

    May have found some small prey - they stamp and kick with their feet to flush it and to kill it.

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  • Babyballerina by Babyballerina

    Ouch! I didn't know these were predatory.

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  • frdfrd by frdfrd

    I saw a secretary bird make a quick pounce and kill of a rabbit while we were driving around a hill on the way to our camp at Nobi Hill.

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  • tillydad by tillydad moderator

    The binomial name, Sagittarius serpentarius, alludes to the fact that the secretarybird is a skilled hunter of serpents 😃

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