Sunday, March 27, 2011

Woodchuck and Fox videos

Although it was a bright, sunny day yesterday, it was quite cold and there was a brisk wind. Undeterred however were several Woodchucks who came venturing out of their dens after a long hibernation.
Here are two videos taken a couple of years ago. Both are very short. In the first one a young fox is disturbed by the presence of a cat and barks at it several times. Both animals were in the Mount Royal Cemetery eating some offerings from a cemetery visitor.
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6 comments:

  1. Very cute. Foxy didn't much care for Kitty. Second guy was cute. Was he being shy or just wanting a nap?

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  2. Wow! You are the faster commenter in the west! I barely turned around and there you were. I really appreciate that.
    I think the second one was sleepy. He yawns at one point but his face is pretty obscured by the grasses.

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  3. They're quite adorable but I'm so amused at how the cat was so unconcerned by the fox.

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  4. Yup,..that's a cat alright,looking down his nose at the fox. I'm sure the cat can't figure out why he has to share the planet with such a noisy little creature.

    Georges

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  5. Oops, AC, I meant to say the "fastest" not "faster".
    Hi Hilary: It is amusing isn't it? The cat couldn't care less.
    Hi Georges: Yes, typical cat behaviour. Cats rule!

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  6. Wonderful, we have foxes here but not woodchucks! Flighty xx

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