Bird 01 — Great Grey Shrike

Let’s meet a bird that should be everyone’s spirit animal: the Great Grey Shrike.

“Great Grey Shrike (Northern) Explored 10/2/2015” by Smudge 9000

As you can see, it’s a bit of a cutey. A song bird, they’re found in northern latitudes across Europe and Asia. Now, despite their adorable appearance the Great Grey Shrike is a bit of a killer. They like to dine out on small rodents and whatnot, sometimes other birds, sometimes they’ve even been known to take out a young stoat. But…