New Forest Wildlife Photography

Ambush Predator

This is really how I like to see New Forest adders. Tucked up somewhere out the way of people, minding their own business, happy and safe in their forest world. But let’s not forget, we are talking about a venomous snake here and like all vipers, adders are ambush hunters, waiting patiently in a little crevice just like this for that unsuspecting mouse to happen by…