Gopher Hunting Takes Persistence

5 responses

  1. adrianduque89

    these photos are really awesome!

    September 16, 2011 at 8:04 am

  2. What a cool behavior! You captured it beautifully!

    September 16, 2011 at 4:17 pm

  3. Thanks for the feedback everybody. I hope you are enjoying the blog. (and thanks RK for the link)

    September 17, 2011 at 3:13 pm

  4. ml

    …just like my dog who can endlessly sit and stare at a hole in the ground waiting for that gopher to pop it’s head up. Luckily she’s never skilled enough to catch one…although secretly I don’t think she really wants to.

    September 19, 2011 at 10:46 am

  5. Gopal

    I’ve seen Red Tails hunting gophers along the median of Sunset in SF, near GG Park. When they swoop down to the ground, they stomp the target with one foot it appears, and then fly off with the prey in their clutches.

    September 19, 2011 at 12:56 pm

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