Stoat and Snow Vole

Jean-Michel Bompar sent me these really fabulous pictures of a Stoat with a Snow Vole that he took in the northern Mercantour in France. Tres cool! Apparently the Stoat emerged from rocks with the vole. Left the body on a rock, continued hunting, and then returned to pick up the vole.

Hermine Allos jmBompar A (1)

Hermine Allos jmBompar B

Hermine Allos jmBompar C

Jean-Michel’s website is well worth a visit.

Jon

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