Oxpecker Bliss!

This Buffalo cow enjoyed her “tick cleaning treatment” given by the Red-billed Oxpeckers. The small birds live in a symbiotic relationship with the large ruminants. The Buffalo provide the ticks and the Oxpeckers the relief.

2 Responses to “Oxpecker Bliss!”

  1. lisa

    Awesome to see nature at work. What brings relief to one also brings a full belly for the other.

    Reply

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