Buster the honey badger is not afraid to bite while foraging for food.
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this is Buster she's a young female and one of the only honey badgers in the world that situated to people in the wild these animals are on the move all day foraging for food to keep Buster happy and in tip-top shape she's taken out for regular exercise and we're lucky enough to join her and see her in action off we go Buster may live in captivity but she's still a wild animal I've got to be really careful because I don't want to be on the receiving end of those teeth and claws she snores at you we've hidden a few treats for busted to hunt down so that we can follow her and see what an awesome animal she is the honey badger is an absolute whirling dervish she's already continuously on the move cover great distances in a day always looking for food nose to the ground tracking every cent they can find good girl I've never been so terrorized by something so small before in my life [Laughter] where she turns there's a really frightening sight I know she's only small but it's enough to put the wind up yeah I think she's found something once she starts getting in with those claws he's like an excavator like a mini JCB you can get through pretty much anything look at that justice going up in the air go on Buster's long claws a perfectly designed for digging through this hard baked earth working with animals in my life and I know what that sound means that means don't come any closer I'm eating and if you do I'm going to bite you good girl honey badgers are in the weasel family which contains some of the meanest animals on earth weasel stoats things like Wolverines they're all animals that are notorious for being capable of taking on other animals that are way bigger than they are and having no fear whatsoever