Posted: 26/11/2014 at 19:13
Everyone remain calm and count to 10.
Actually I've heard and seen a stoat kill a rabbit. We were renovating a collection of old stone barns in the autumn of 1988. Nearby on a grassy bank, baby rabbits would nibble the grass in the sunshine. One day there was a high-pitched squeal and we turned to see a stoat have this little rabbit by the neck.
My Dad rushed down off the scaffold and the stoat took cover in the hedge. My Dad was too late to save the rabbit, which I did point out to him that he would be. But about an hour later that stoat returned for his dinner and dragged the rabbit off. You have to hand it to him, he was determined