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"Here Bunny Bunny ... Here RABBIT!"

Discussion in 'Lifesize Mammals' started by LordRusty, Oct 20, 2009.

  1. LordRusty

    LordRusty If I agreed with you, we'd both be wrong.

    I guess he's keeping an "eye" on the Rabbit in his paws! :eek:
    Not looking too good here! ::)
    Oh ... maybe they're friends? :-\
    No, no ... the Rabbit was definitely "fast food" ... but obviously not fast enough! :( :eek:
  2. omg! lol. Was the zoo giving the lion the live rabbit for enrichment purposes? look mommy a bunny, CHOMP lol

  3. There goes Easter!
  4. As a person who has two house rabbits looking at me as I type, that pic kinda made me sad a little.
    Poor lil guy.
  5. Oh god, the lion's face in the first pic LOL "o_O"
  6. Those are crazy!! LOL ::)
  7. No, that looks a wild cotton tail to me.
  8. bear_country01

    bear_country01 Active Member

    Thats a pretty sad ending :( :eek:
  9. ShedEgo

    ShedEgo New Member

    Haha!! look how happy the lion is :)
  10. mdupertuis

    mdupertuis Active Member

    I have a pet rabbit too, feel sorry for the little guy. I have a bunch of cats he could have to eat instead!
  11. LordRusty

    LordRusty If I agreed with you, we'd both be wrong.

    Well, it's obviously not a "pet" rabbit. Remember this picture I posted a while back of a crane that flew into the Lion enclosure in China?
    That was a zoo bird that got itself into trouble there. This was obviously a "wild" Cottontail that strayed where no Rabbit should ever stray, and it paid the ultimate price.

    What this is, is the literal game of "Cat and Mouse" ... on a much larger scale.

    I mean, when I found this set of pictures I could see the fear in the Rabbit's eyes in a couple of the photos ... yeah I felt bad for the poor little guy ... but no one person did that ... the Wascally Wabbit did it to itself.

    I know whenever we go to the zoo, any zoo, I'm always spotting local wildlife running through the park ... Squirrels, Chipmunks, Rabbits, even the occasional Woodchuck! Think about it ... with all the feed for the animals, and all the food tossed by the two-legged animals that wander the park, is it any wonder local wildlife considers it a regular buffet?

    And this sort of thing happens more frequently than you could imagine! I've asked keepers about the wildlife running around getting into enclosures one time at Cincy Zoo, and I was told they get in "More times then you know!" It is only on the rare occasions, such as this, that someone is able to capture it on film!

    Sure it's sad ... but in the Animal Kingdom only the strong and the smartest survive. ;)

  12. i remember one time i saw a squirrel get snatched up by a mandrill at the columbus zoo, it was over real quick. he took his prize to the corner and played with it awhile.
  13. Kyle Lakey

    Kyle Lakey Active Member

    I guess he never learned the lesson don't play with your food, lol. Mother nature is a *itch ain't she. WCL
  14. Nancy C

    Nancy C Well-Known Member

    That first picture loses points because the eyes aren't symmetrical.
  15. Cole

    Cole Amateur Taxidermist

    As well as the last two for being in "poor taste".
  16. ed150

    ed150 deer city time

    now thats funny
  17. elkevo

    elkevo Tailgate Bucks

    wonder what a communist liberal in there with that lion would like like in few minutes Ha Ha
  18. LordRusty

    LordRusty If I agreed with you, we'd both be wrong.

    Ha Ha ... too bad you don't realize that a Communist can't be a Liberal. Yeah, you're hilarious!

  19. Jessa W.

    Jessa W. New Member

    I know! What a look !!