Dog Pack Attacks
Gator In Florida
times nature can be cruel, but there is also a raw beauty, and even
a certain justice manifested within that cruelty.
one of the oldest and ultimate predators, normally considered the
'apex predator', can still fall victim to implemented 'team work'
strategy, made possible due to the tight knit social structure and
'survival of the pack mentality that's bred into the canines.
remarkable photograph below courtesy
of Nature Magazine. Note
that the Alpha dog has a muzzle hold on the gator preventing it from
breathing, while another dog has a hold on the tail to keep it from
thrashing. The third dog attacks the soft underbelly of the gator.
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Caution: the photo below is a graphic
nature in the wild. May not be suitable for children.