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  • Bald eagle hunting deer.

    Here is a video of an eagle hunting a deer.

    https://newschannel9.com/sports/outd...diving-at-deer

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    I read an article a few weeks back about weight-carrying capacity of birds of prey.
    None can carry more than their own weight. Most hawks average 2 lbs.

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    • #3
      Do you suppose he was really thinking of that deer as prey? Maybe golden eagles have a sense of humor.

      Here's a video of a fisher climbing a guy's treestand.
      https://www.syracuse.com/outdoors/20...oint-buck.html

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      • #4
        I think I heard a adult female, over 7' wingspan, American Eagle (Bald Eagle) can take about 12 to 15lbs. In Valdez the paper has warnings for people to watch their small dogs.

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        • #5
          Watched a vid where a guy used this bird for hunting. Don’t know what kind of bird it was but a lot bigger then an eagle. It attacked the deer and brought it down for the guy to shoot. Imagine how much training for that.

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          • #6
            I believe a California condor can weigh up to 20 pounds.

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