Little bird rides on back of hawk

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A little guy takes on a big guy in a daring wild ride. Pat Gaines snapped an amazing photo while bird-watching near the Colorado- Kansas border this summer. Full Story
Tonja

Conifer, CO

#1 Oct 1, 2009
Amazing photo, thanks.
Colorado Cowgirl

Denver, CO

#2 Oct 1, 2009
What an amazing display of bravery! Wouldn't it be great if we all could act on what we strongly believe in this manner. God bless the little guy!
TroutFunk

Erie, CO

#3 Oct 1, 2009
Awsome!!
Sandra

Castle Rock, CO

#4 Oct 1, 2009
That's adorable!
birdwomn

Mobile, AL

#5 Oct 5, 2009
Great photograph!!! Too bad that the kingbird is so territorial. The red-tail eats mostly rodents and snakes, both of which are more likely to cause problems for small birds than it is.
Smaw

Poole, UK

#6 Oct 6, 2009
go little fella!!
Scatzman

Denver, CO

#7 Mar 4, 2010
Me Bigbird, me rid on back of Pigeon

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