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January 18, 2013

Natural Born Killer: Mouse eats scorpions and howls at the moon

Even the poisonous scorpion cannot escape the savage monster's little pink paws.

It fights bravely, stinging its attacker on the nose. To no avail. The mouse ignores the painful venom and cruelly breaks the scorpion's tail by pummelling it into the ground, then bites its head and feasts on its flesh. Throwing its head back, the murderous animal howls at the moon. -- Zoologger @ New Scientist

Posted by gerardvanderleun at January 18, 2013 9:06 AM. This is an entry on the sideblog of American Digest: Check it out.

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