Watch: Rabbit pummels snake to protect her baby


#1

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#2

Wow! Don’t piss off Mrs. Josephine.


#3

A friend who kept rabbits once asked me to hold one while he cleaned the cage. The rabbit took offense and kicked once. I had two deep parallel cuts the length of my forearm. Predator/prey relationships are complicated.


#4

0:48 … “Mama, I’m gonna go outside and pet it… ok? … ok? … mama? …ok?”


#5

Think that was more “Watch: Rabbit pummels snake for the murder of her baby.” Did not look like the little one moved after the snake let go.


#6

There were two of them, you can see one of them bounce away at ~:22 The other one looked pretty dead.


#7

Yeah I missed that the first time! Looks like there may have been a couple of others in the grass she was sniffing at too. All I know is that I wouldn’t want to be on the receiving end of that rampage!


#8

I believe this is the sort of backyard-excitement that Pokémon was intended to simulate.

As a fellow mammal, I cannot help but cheer for the bunny, although that snake seems pretty chill.


#9

Or: Asshole lagomorph assaults innocent snake who was just trying to have a nice meal.


#10

Is that Tagalog? Just enough English mixed in.


#11

“All right, I quit! I’m tapping out!”

(snake remembers it doesn’t have arms, can’t tap out).

“I’m such an idiot.”

(snake remembers it doesn’t have arms, can’t facepalm).


#12

We’re onto you.


#13

“But when he meets a she-bear she will rend him tooth and nail
For the female of the species is deadlier than the male” - Kipling.


#14

Eat shit Rikki Tikki…this bunny’s a bad ass!


#15

Anybody know what kind of snake that is? The snake got a few bites in which makes me wonder if the mother bunny survived.


#16

yeah, I got kicked by a rabbit before. Much worse than when my cats try to kick me for rubbing their belly.


#17

wondering that, too. I was guessing an immigrant family, since the children seemed to speak only english, but the father spoke… something?


#18

I had absolutely no idea rabbits could do that.

I also loved when she hauled the snake down off the wall to give it some more.


#19

I had an inkling, since one of the nicknames for my gf’s cat is ‘bunny feet’…


#20

“… that rabbit’s got a vicious streak a mile wide! It’s a killer!”