Kiwi vrs. Possum

Kiwi vrs. Possum

by | May 12, 2014

For any one who’s not aware, NZ’s iconic and endangered nocturnal bird the kiwi have a few introduced predators that threaten their survival. Rats, cats, stoats and possums are the four biggest enemies of these cute flightless birds.

We’ve stumbled across a video of a brave wee kiwi that’s not so helpless after all – check it out below! It’s the end of the 2013/14 breeding season at the Kiwi Wildlife Centre in Franz so lets hope the newly released teenage birds take the same approach to unwanted visitors!