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Great spotted woodpecker chick fledges


This video from Britain says about itself:

Great Spotted Woodpecker Chick Fledges – To Fledge or Not To Fledge

8 June 2016

The video features two Great Spotted Woodpecker chicks. The first chick fledged at 10 AM. I waited for another 2 hours hoping to catch the second chick fledging…but unfortunately my camera batteries died. Thanks for watching ~ Paul

Filmed on June 7th 2016

Video Produced by Paul Dinning – Wildlife in Cornwall

Rhino charges car in South Africa


This video from South Africa says about itself:

22 June 2016

Watch this moment a Black Rhino decides to charge a group of photographers!!

The video really shows just how fast and unpredictable animals can be and we should always be ready for anything when watching these magnificent animals.

No location given due to rhino poaching.

Video by: Sam and Andrew

Read full story here.