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Venomous Mammal Caught on Camera ~ Video


Animals  (tags: carribean, animals, wildlife, mammal, rare, venomous, Hispaniolan solenodon )

Jacquelin
- 2082 days ago - news.bbc.co.uk
Rare footage of one of the world's most strange and elusive mammals has been captured by scientists. Large, and with a long, thin snout, the Hispaniolan solenodon resembles an overgrown shrew; it can inject passing prey with a venom-loaded bite. L



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Chris M. (57)
Friday January 9, 2009, 11:01 am
They should have named it after Ann Coulter
 

Elm Morrison (357)
Friday January 9, 2009, 3:03 pm
Has anyone held a little shrew in their hand? Absolutely giggling, tickling. The little snout is always busy. But I won't try to hold this chap!
 
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