Nature’s Quiet Assassin: Astonishing Pictures Capture Moment Jaguar has Caiman for Lunch

The jaguar is well-known to biologists working near the Cuiaba river in the Pantanal Wetlands of western Brazil. They’ve nicknamed him Mick. Mick stealthily creeps up on his unsuspecting prey (Picture: Justin Black/Barcroft Media).

Low profile: Mick the jaguar comes in under the caiman’s radar (Picture: Justin Black/Barcroft Media)

The predator silently swims across the river channel (Picture: Justin Black/Barcroft Media)

In for the kill: Sinking its teeth into the caiman’s skull, Mick grips its skin using his claws. He forces it broadside into the water as sand and mud flies into the air (Picture: Justin Black/Barcroft Media)

Dinner time: Job done, the jaguar returns to the bank and his well-earned meal (Picture: Justin Black/Barcroft Media)

(Visited 1 times, 1 visits today)

Leave Your Comment Below


If you want more awesome content, subscribe to 'Oh, Design You Trust,' our brand new Facebook page! Trust me, you won't be disappointed.

More Inspiring Stories

Rescued Dog Loses 35 Pounds Of Hair After Getting Its First Haircut In 6 Years
Meet the Lykoi: An Odd New Breed of "Werewolf" Cats
Stunning Photos Of The Colony Of Gannets Diving For Fish Off Coast Of Shetland Isles
Take A Look At This Cute Adopted Cat With Funny Markings
Finnish Photographer Shoots Real Life Angry Birds, And We Can’t Finish Looking At Them
Hippo Saves Gnu from Crocodile
The Pugs Of Westeros: Three Pugs Re-enact Game Of Thrones
We'll Just Happen To Serve Great Coffee In The Company Of Homeless Cats With Leukemia
Photographer Captured The Incredible Scene Of The Tiny Ant Hauling A Huge Bee
An Artist Created A Needle-Felt Realistic Sculptures Inspired By Real Animals
Using a Strip of Paper To Give Birds Funny Eyes Is Ingenious
Camouflaged Insects: Can You Spot These Masters Of Disguise Playing Hide-And-Seek?
Shelter Dog Photobooth Pics Helps More Pups Find Forever Homes
Deer Enjoy Cherry Blossoms In An Empty Park In Nara, Japan
Python Meets A Crocodile See What Happened Next
Orphaned Sea Otter Pup Finds Home in Chicago
This Artist Uses A Powerful Projector To Create His ‘Crying Animals’ Series, That Showcases Endangered Specie
Rescued Calf Gets New High-tech Prosthetics
The Dog Project: 120 Playful Papier-Mâché Pooches Let Loose On The Beach
Rare Pink Dolphin Is Spotted Near Louisiana's Coast
A Humorous Collection Of Photos Of Funny And Adorable Cats As They Play With Catnip By Andrew Marttila
Stunning Images Of Jellyfish At The Vancouver Aquarium
Waffles the Corgisaur is Flirting with You
2021 Pooping Dogs Calendar Is Here, and This Year Contains a Puzzle
A Shocking Campaign Uses Graphic Images To Point Out The Damage That Plastic Pollution Has On The Ocean’s Wildlife
These Portraits Reveal The Incredibly Humanlike Expressions Of A Variety Of Apes
Bioluminescent Sea Fireflies Glittering Like Diamonds On The Rocks And Sand
Heartwarming Moment: A Husky was Freed After Falling Through the Ice on Her Morning Walk
An Enormous Crocodile Mauls a Young Hippo in South Africa
Dog Pants Are All The Rage This Year In Pet Fashion