Published On: Thu, Jul 21st, 2016

Hunter becomes the hunted: Pictures show jaguar killing a crocodile

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Hunter becomes the hunted: Incredible pictures show a jaguar carrying off a CROCODILE after an epic battle in a Brazilian river

  • The 220lb beast took down the crocodile after heading to the water’s edge to have a drink of water in Brazil
  • Having taken a sip from the river, the big cat launched an attack on the crocodile who was swimming along
  • The unsuspecting juvenile reptile had no hope as the jaguar wrestled with its pray in the water before taking control
  • After a short tussle the Brazilian jaguar delivers the fatal blow before dragging its lunch out of the river 

A jaguar who decided to cool off with a drink from a Brazilian river went back with more than it bargained for as it picked up a crocodile for lunch.

The moment the mighty 220lb cat took down a crocodile was been captured by an astonished passer-by.

Action shots by local Luiz Claudio show the Brazillian jaguar drinking at the water’s edge before slinking across and attacking the smaller predator before seemingly dragging it off to eat.

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The jaguar is largely a solitary, opportunistic, stalk-and-ambush apex predator.

It proved its predatory prowess in the wild on this occasion with a blend of stealth and brute force.

The powerful big cat wrestled with the juvenile croc in the water before taking control and biting the back of the crocodile’s head, delivering the fatal blow

Hunter becomes the hunted: Incredible pictures show a jaguar carrying off a CROCODILE after an epic battle in a Brazilian river

Bingo: The jaguar is largely a solitary, opportunistic, stalk-and-ambush apex predator, but this time it is caught attacking the smaller predator before seemingly dragging it off to eat

Hunter becomes the hunted: Incredible pictures show a jaguar carrying off a CROCODILE after an epic battle in a Brazilian river

Take-away: The powerful big cat wrestled with the juvenile croc in the water before taking control and biting the back of the crocodile’s head, delivering the fatal blow

Hunter becomes the hunted: Incredible pictures show a jaguar carrying off a CROCODILE after an epic battle in a Brazilian river

That’s lunch: It proved its predatory prowess in the wild on this occasion with a blend of stealth and brute force

Hunter becomes the hunted: Incredible pictures show a jaguar carrying off a CROCODILE after an epic battle in a Brazilian river

Paws for a drink: A jaguar who decided to cool off with a drink from a Brazilian river came back with more than it bargained for as it picked up a crocodile for lunch

Hunter becomes the hunted: Incredible pictures show a jaguar carrying off a CROCODILE after an epic battle in a Brazilian river

On the prowl: The moment the mighty 220lb cat took down a crocodile was been captured by an astonished passer-by

Hunter becomes the hunted: Incredible pictures show a jaguar carrying off a CROCODILE after an epic battle in a Brazilian river

Caught in the act: Action shots by local Luiz Claudio show the Brazillian jaguar drinking at the water’s edge before slinking across the water


News Source Daily Mail

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Syed Ammar Alavi

- is Lahore (Pakistan) based journalist & writer with 25-year experience in print, wire and broadcast forms of journalism. His major fields of interest are politics, film,tv,sports, climate change and technology

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