Just when we thought we knew everything, this cunning little bird shows us a new way to land its prey.
Every good fisherman knows that patience can be the key to success. A heron knows this fishing rule from either instinct or through trial and error.
Watch this green heron use its brain and a piece of bread to catch a fish dinner.
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Persistence pays off in the shape of a well-earned meal for this little shore fisherman. While not the only skilled angler in the animal kingdom, this bird has a unique way of fishing and its own style.
Notice how it entices its quarry by consistently moving the bread. This will bring a smile to those of us who have used bread for our own bait.