This is a discussion on What critter ate this? within the Off Topic & Humor Discussion forums, part of the The Back Porch category; Originally Posted by Lotus222 Sweet, what do I win!? That turtle shell, of course....
One of my dogs loves to eat catfish heads and will pick the skeleton clean. She is always dragging up big old catfish & deer carcass parts. I don't know where she gets them. (She may even fish for the catfish in the creeks & swamps. But, the deer could be dog or yote kills)
I have a resident osprey on the canal behind my house. I often see it catch fish, but its nest is somewhere else, so I never see the "end" results.
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Wading birds like cranes and herons will go after turtles as well as fish.
It's kind of like how some people have a sudden and insatiable desire to talk about vampires after the Twilight series became popular, except zombies are much less gay and more likely to exist one day
In your neck of the woods, I'd go with a coon but there's a few other critters that'll feast on a catfish and a turtle....
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