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Honey Badger - Determined Fighter A Honey Badger visits a watering hole during daylight hours, a rare sighting.  These guys are fierce and determined, preying on a variety of snakes, scorpions, rodents etc.  They will also fend off, or at least fight to the bitter end, any predator that wants to attack him.   Geotagged,Honey badger,Mellivora capensis,Namibia,badger,beautiful,courageous,determined,fantastic,hardy,inspire,magnificent,markings,scavenger,splendor,tough,wonder Click/tap to enlarge Country intro

Honey Badger - Determined Fighter

A Honey Badger visits a watering hole during daylight hours, a rare sighting. These guys are fierce and determined, preying on a variety of snakes, scorpions, rodents etc. They will also fend off, or at least fight to the bitter end, any predator that wants to attack him.

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The honey badger, also known as the ratel, is a species of mustelid native to Africa, Southwest Asia, and the Indian Subcontinent. Despite its name, the honey badger does not closely resemble other badger species; instead, it bears more anatomical similarities to weasels. It is classed as Least Concern by the IUCN owing to its extensive range and general environmental adaptations. It is primarily a carnivorous species and has few natural predators because of its thick skin and ferocious defensive.. more

Similar species: Carnivorans
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Uploaded Jan 3, 2015. Captured Sep 12, 2013 10:09 in Kavango, Namibia.
  • Canon EOS REBEL T2i
  • f/9.0
  • 1/395s
  • ISO400
  • 439mm