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Eagle, Fox and Cat Gather on Porch

This home video of a wild eagle, wild fox and pet cats seems harmless enough, but the Forest and Wildlife Service has said people should not feed eagles because it could put them in danger from spending time close to human communities.

“Do not intentionally feed bald eagles. Artificially feeding bald eagles can disrupt their essential behavioral patterns and put them at increased risk from power lines, collision with windows and cars, and other mortality factors.” (Source: Fish and Wildlife Service)

When people are feeding wild animals they probably are doing so to see them up close and feel ‘close’ to them, without understanding potential repercussions.

 

Image Credit: FWS, public domain

 

 

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5:56PM PST on Nov 4, 2014

Awwwww.... How cool is this??? An eagle, a fox and 2 cute kitties!!

9:06PM PDT on Mar 28, 2013

What a wonderful experiance-amazing to have these creatures all at once on your deck-i envy her.

6:19PM PDT on Mar 22, 2013

thanks

9:11AM PDT on Mar 22, 2013

Amazing video.
That lady is a lucky one!

Those wild animals are so precious....

1:39AM PDT on Mar 22, 2013

Interesting but people should leave wild animals & birds to themselves....best for everyone in the long run!

2:55PM PDT on Mar 21, 2013

Luv'd that, thanx

6:45PM PDT on May 10, 2012

Hmmmmm?

2:08PM PDT on Apr 10, 2012

OK

2:00PM PDT on Apr 7, 2012

That fox is stunning...The Eagle too & of course cats rule!!!

9:10PM PDT on Apr 3, 2012

There is nothing like sitting on a porch with your friends.

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