Yorkie puppy manages to wriggle free from Bald Eagle’s clutches after it swooped down and grabbed her off owner’s back porch
A courageous female Yorkie managed to escape the claws of a bald eagle after the bird of prey swooped down and snatched her off her owner’s backyard in 加拿大.
Doorbell footage from the home in Metlakatla, located in British Columbia, captured the encounter from June 16.
Justin Dudoward, Coco’s owner, said that he and his girlfriend had allowed their Yorkie to go outside while they sat in the living room.
The black-and-white colored dog seemed to be minding her own business, biting off chunks of wood from the home’s back porch before anticipating the bald eagle’s charge at the last second.
A Yorkie named Coco was snatched in the claws of a bald eagle earlier this month while she was biting off chunks of woods from the back porch of her owner’s home in British Columbia, 加拿大
The bald eagle hits a blue-colored bin right after capturing the Yorkie, prompting the dog to loudly squeal in fear of its life
It was too little too late, as the eagle successfully snatched the pet before hitting a bin, prompting the Yorkie to yelp.
The eagle then flapped its wings as it struggled to nail down the dog with its claws and can be seen struggling to take off from the grass.
几秒钟后, both animals go-off camera, but Coco is still heard loudly squealing, before she suddenly reappears in the video and bolts to the home.
在那时候, Dudoward said he heard his daughter scream and open the door to let their frightened dog back inside.
The Yorkie came out of the scrape with a few scratches to her stomach, caused by the bald eagle’s sharps claws.
Dudoward brought Coco to the veterinarian the following day, after noticing her intestine was hanging out.
The terrified Yorkie managed to escape the bald eagle’s sharp claws, suffering scratches to its stomach, before running back inside
Justin Dudoward, Coco’s owner, brought her to the veterinarian the day after the incident after seeing his pet’s intestine hanging out
幸运的是, the small-sized doggy recovered after three days of treatment and is still hanging out in the home’s backyard ‘like nothing happened to her,’ Dudoward said.
'这真的很可怕. We didn’t know it was that bad until we went back and looked at my doorbell camera,’ Dudoward told Storyful.
DailyMail.com has reached out to the Wildlife Rescue Association of British Columbia for comment over the incident.
Bald eagles are capable of carrying up to four pounds of weight, according to Out There Colorado. They usually hunt rabbits, squirrels, snakes and other birds including duck, geese and coots.
To avoid losing your dog to an eagle, owners are advised to use reflective metal tape, called ‘scare tape’, to frighten birds away.
Bird spikes, hawk-roof netting, scarecrow owls and bird balloons also work to efficiently repel birds away.