# Wednesday, May 19, 2010

swan_eel1

In what seems to be rather unusual behaviour a swan has been pictured eating an eel. The picture was taken by a wildlife photographer who has been watching a pair of nesting swans. Mike Davies was lucky enough to get a shot of the male swan pulling the eel out of the water and eating it. It is not clear why this swan has developed a taste for eel as their more usual food is insects, molluscs, plants and small fish.

posted on Wednesday, May 19, 2010 11:25:34 AM (GMT Daylight Time, UTC+01:00)  #    Comments [0] Trackback
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