Northern pike are the garbage disposals of nature and will eat anything that moves in or on the water.
In another case of eat and run, a badass Esox has made a meal out of a waterfowl and it all happens faster than you can say it.
Big northerns are sometimes the sneakiest, most badass hunters that live in the water and here’s why:
The “water wolf,” as they are well known to be, can and will attack ducks, coots, baby muskrats, frogs, mice, and a plethora of other living and dead things that they may come across.
Northern pike are stealthy and savage hunters. Once they’ve got their teeth into something, it’s unlikely to escape. There’s never a time when I’ve hooked into one of these eating machines that didn’t put a smile on my face.
Okay, what’s the strangest thing you’ve ever seen a pike eat?