Posted on December 6, 2012 by

Catfish Love to Eat Pigeons, Tastes Like Chicken They Say

Today I learned that European catfish will lunge out of the water to grab unsuspecting pigeons and drag them to a watery death. This behavior has been witnessed in Southwestern France in the river Tarn in the city of Albi. It’s believed that these invasive catfish have started eating pigeons because other food sources are becoming scarce.

“Over the summer of 2011, he filmed 54 attacks, of which 28 percent were successful.”

via Reddit via Discover