Black backed jackals are common in Etosha National Park, especially at waterholes where they are on the look out for an easy meal. They are very adept at catching unsuspecting birds who come down to drink. Canon EOS-40D with 100-400mm f/4.5-5.6L IS lens.
Ref: Black Backed Jackal-2010-06
Location: Okaukuejo waterhole, Etosha National park
Photographer: Christine Moore