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One day I found a rhinoceros beetle in the backyard and brought it in the house to show Sachi. They seemed too close to talk in this shot - it was a shame that I couldn't figure their conversation out.

  • Kaisa 3y

    Gorgeous beetle and such a cool series of shots, Marico!! Oh, I wished we had such a beautiful big beetles in FInland, too. There is something really "jurassic" in beetles´. :) :)
  • cdb07 3y

    I adore this marvellous series of Sachi and his new friend - what a spectacular beetle !
    That's the biggest beetle I've ever seen - and it is fascinating to see Sachi's reactions.
    Superb !
    Wishing you and Sachi a great weekend !
  • lucky hidden Dragon 3y

  • nodouble - mostly away 3y

    Great shots!! I have always like beetles of
    any kind. This one is big enough to have a
    harness and leash! Such interesting bugs. I bet
    it tickled Sachi's nose!
  • Kevin 3y

    Wow it is so interesting! I am surprised Sachi can get along with it. I think most cats might attack it but Sachi looks so peaceful and curious over it.
  • Cats 99 3y

    LOL! That is a cute series! I love it!
  • sachiko 3y

  • Myarmy 3y

  • Marico 3y

    Thank you everyone very much for taking the time to stop by! Sachi is a 100% indoor cat. I think this event might be a great experience for him to see a little life from the outside world... : ) I hope you all have a great weekend!

    nodouble - mostly away I imagined a beetle with a harness and leash - made me smile so much! : ))
  • Edgar and Ron 3y

    A very interesting encounter! Our kitties would probably have run away from it. :-)

  • Lori C. 3y

    Ha, what a cute capture!!
  • Izabela Zagaja-Florek 3y

    WOW, the entire series is fantastic! And VERY interesting actually. Sachi looks so calm and curious. Lovely ;)
  • bunagaya-santasan 3y

  • Jackie Crossley 3y

    That beetle is HUGE!! Great series.
  • mila0506 3y

    Holy cow!! Sachi is not afraid?? I would be screaming like hell !
  • Lynn Wen 3y

  • seeit_snapit 3y

    Eeeeeeeeeew!! :) Glad Sachi was so patient with it. :)) I would be screaming too! LOL!
  • Mystic Muse Nyx 3y

    good shot
  • Helen Rogers 3y

    That's an amazing beetle! Flickr introduces me to so many wonderful things. Thanks for sharing their encounter!
  • Gabriele Lima 2y

    Great moment!
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Taken on August 17, 2012
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