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Seeing Is Believing: A Caracal Hunts Down a Bird In Flight [VIDEO]

The caracal is a cunning and agile hunter. Watching it catch an airborne bird is amazing.

What this “desert lynx” does to catch its prey has to be seen.

 

The caracal is a wild cat that is native to the continent of Africa, Central and Southwest Asia, and as far east as India. Roughly the size of a bobcat, these members of the lynx family are capable of knocking down 10 birds or more on a single attack.

Caracal’s generally prey on rodents, hares and other small mammals, but will not hesitate to take game larger than themselves such as springbok or kudu.

 

Seeing Is Believing: A Caracal Hunts Down a Bird In Flight [VIDEO]