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Here's What Happens When a Bald Eagle and Pink Octopus With a Death Grip Battle It Out

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One of the more fascinating and bizarre conflicts this year comes via Canada's Vancouver Island, where a group of fisherman found a bald eagle who was being strangled by a pink octopus that it had earlier attempted to attack.
In a video taken by the fishermen, the octopus can be seen holding tightly with all of its tentacles onto the bald eagle, who's partially submerged in the water, with its wings spread out. It appears that the eagle had probably attempted to capture the octopus, but the cephalopod definitely had other plans, definitively turning the tables on the bird of prey.
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Video shows bald eagle entangled with octopus freed by fishermen

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A bald eagle, probably looking for food, got tangled with a Pacific Octopus in waters off Quatsino, Canada, said a fishing company that separated them..
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'It was heart-wrenching': Salmon farmers rescue bald eagle from octopus

'It was heart-wrenching': Salmon farmers rescue bald eagle from octopus

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They found "a full-sized eagle submerged in the water with a big giant octopus in the water trying to drag it down."
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An octopus caught a bald eagle in a death grip. Thanks to some salmon farmers, the eagle survived

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A team of salmon farmers are feeling pretty proud after they were able to rescue a bald eagle from an octopus off the northwest tip of Canada's Vancouver Island.
The group was returning to their float house when they heard screeching and splashing sounds last Monday, according to salmon farmer John Ilett.
After investigating the sounds, Ilett said the team found “a full-sized eagle submerged in the water with a big giant octopus in the water trying to drag it down.”
The team watched the interaction for about five minutes, unsure if they should intervene to help.
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