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Ostrich and emu dance up a storm over 'weasel'

An ostrich and an emu vie for the attention of a plastic toy with a mock-weasel attached in this hit video from YouTube.

An ostrich and an emu vie for the attention of a plastic toy with a mock-weasel attached in this hit YouTube video.

It's a classic approach-avoidance dance, as they try to figure out if the brightly coloured apparent mammal is friend or foe.

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