Preview – Animals Behaving Badly

Hummingbird
Picture Shows: Rare green and blue Wedge-billed Hummingbird. Image Credit: BBC NHU/Martin Mecnarowski/Shutterstock.

The second episode of Liz Bonnin’s look at the naughtier side of animal life sees the tricks creatures play to get food.

We see how wedge-billed hummingbirds steal nectar from under the beaks of their rivals, spiders con their pray using chemicals, and examine the psychology of theft from macaques.

Animals Behaving Badly is on BBC One at 20.00.

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