Birds fight over food by Alan Murphy/BIA (4 images)

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Hungry birds fight for domination over who gets the biggest share of dinner.

The crested caracaras tussle for feeding space around a raccoon carcass in short, powerful battles that last less than a minute.

The winning bird will then chase other caracaras away from the road kill food, tucking into the racoon in peace.

Bird photographer Alan Murphy, 57, took the dramatic photos of the fighting carnivores from a hide sunken into the ground at the Laguna...
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