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#1 JV44

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Posted 09 January 2012 - 09:22 PM

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We are not putting it back it is a lump now put that curry down and go and get the scales

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Posted 09 January 2012 - 10:00 PM

Well it's proof that camo works!
And those who were seen dancing were thought to be insane by those who could not hear the music

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Posted 09 January 2012 - 10:07 PM

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You know what..I'm envious. I know otters are being blamed ( and causing) alot of fishing stock damage; but even so I would love to be that close to one in the wild!
Goes to show how bold they can be....

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Posted 09 January 2012 - 10:19 PM

You know what..I'm envious. I know otters are being blamed ( and causing) alot of fishing stock damage; but even so I would love to be that close to one in the wild!
Goes to show how bold they can be....



Wild otters arn't that bold. That one's obviously been released/ escaped or similar, it looked a bit on the slim side also so most likely can't hunt so well.

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Posted 09 January 2012 - 11:07 PM

Cool! ... Would've made my day! :D

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Posted 09 January 2012 - 11:24 PM

Seeing that is so much better then catching a fish.

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Posted 09 January 2012 - 11:30 PM

Seeing that is so much better then catching a fish.


Prophetic words? :rolleyes:

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Posted 09 January 2012 - 11:35 PM

Wild otters arn't that bold. That one's obviously been released/ escaped or similar, it looked a bit on the slim side also so most likely can't hunt so well.


Obviously?
Otters are actually quite bold, they will call each other to investigate further whilst in the company of anglers, I have seen it, if you remain still they will come very close, and seem unafraid of man.
I suppose being the head Honcho's wouldn't do for them to be timid would it?

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Posted 10 January 2012 - 05:09 AM

it looked a bit on the slim side.



I have been very close to otters hunting (crabs) along the shoreline in Unst, Shetland, many times, although I have never had one actually at my feet. (Had a wild badger bump into my leg once, though)

My impression is that the one in the video is a bit small, not just slim, so it seems likely to be a youngster.

A very good piece of opportunist filming. :thumbs:
All my close encounters with mustelids happen when I haven't a camera to hand. :cry:


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Posted 10 January 2012 - 08:05 AM

I have been very close to otters hunting (crabs) along the shoreline in Unst, Shetland, many times, although I have never had one actually at my feet. (Had a wild badger bump into my leg once, though)

My impression is that the one in the video is a bit small, not just slim, so it seems likely to be a youngster.

A very good piece of opportunist filming. :thumbs:
All my close encounters with mustelids happen when I haven't a camera to hand. :cry:



Vagabond i believe it is supposed to be on Coniston water and yes my guess is Youngster or injured one released and used to humans,The ones i have seen localy or Scotland have all skidadled the second they made me but this one didn`t seem bothered by the cameraman at all .

We are not putting it back it is a lump now put that curry down and go and get the scales

have I told you abouit the cruise control on my Volvo ,,,,,,,bla bla bla Barder rod has it come yet?? and don`t even start me on Chris Lythe :bleh:  :icecream: