Trail cameras are used mainly by hunters, set up to record pictures automatically when it senses motion. They can also be used for wildlife photography, security or just simply observation of animal movements in their natural habitat.

Fortunately for us, this technology has another cool, unexpected benefit: it allows us to see all the crazy and mischievous things our furry friends get up to when they think nobody is watching. Bored Panda has compiled a list of occasions when the camera caught the perfect shot, some hilarious, some slightly sinister and some just downright weird.

Which one did you like best? Let us know in the comments below!

#1

So I Set My Deer Feeder High Off The Ground So The Raccoons Couldn't Reach It

So I Set My Deer Feeder High Off The Ground So The Raccoons Couldn't Reach It

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MagicalUnicorn 1 year ago

wow, better teamwork that uni and and all office jobs i had :)

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#2

This Trail Camera Got A Badass Shot

This Trail Camera Got A Badass Shot

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Sarah Maslowski 1 year ago

Spooky glowing eyes in the background O.O

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#3

Wild Cat Riding A Buffalo

Wild Cat Riding A Buffalo

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Neeraj Jha 1 year ago

That's Uber Black: Wild Version

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#4

Rob Took A Selfie At A Crazy Party Last Night

Rob Took A Selfie At A Crazy Party Last Night

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Lara B. 1 year ago

"Dave! Instead of watching us: come over! We're having a ball!"

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#5

Oh Deer

Oh Deer

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Royal_Emperor 1 year ago

"shit , hide the weed" :D

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#6

Deer Runs From Flying Squirrel

Deer Runs From Flying Squirrel

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Daria B 1 year ago

We're laughing at this deer for running from a wee squirrel, but how do we humans look when we're running from a cockroach? ^_-

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#7

Can You Give Me A Lift Mom?

Can You Give Me A Lift Mom?

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Breu Sak 1 year ago

ouuuuu... so cutee

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#8

Deer Begins To Hate Owls In 3... 2...

Deer Begins To Hate Owls In 3... 2...

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Talia Johnson 1 year ago

Wow, that owl is the very definition of "my eyes were bigger than my stomach"!

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#9

This Fox Has 8 Kits And I Got This Trail Cam Pic Of Them Nursing In Front Of The Den Site

This Fox Has 8 Kits And I Got This Trail Cam Pic Of Them Nursing In Front Of The Den Site

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Madi 1 year ago

God job mom

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#10

Game Camera Captures A Raccoon Party Underneath Malfunctioning Deer Feeder

Game Camera Captures A Raccoon Party Underneath Malfunctioning Deer Feeder

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Sunzilla 1 year ago

They look drunk

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#11

The Elusive, Sophisticated Deer

The Elusive, Sophisticated Deer

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Bipolar King 1 year ago

Dear 1: "Do the Human impression" lol Dear 2: *Hold my beer* "oh look at me very important, going to my joooob"

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#12

Secret Kisses

Secret Kisses

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Madi 1 year ago

Aww soo soo cutee

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#13

Just A Raccoon Riding A Hog

Just A Raccoon Riding A Hog

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Lara B. 1 year ago

Just catching a ride...

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#14

My Buddy's Motion Sensor Camera Captured This Stylish Deer

My Buddy's Motion Sensor Camera Captured This Stylish Deer

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Victoria Jolley 1 year ago

with a liitle makeup and he will be Drag Deer....maybe some eyeshadow lol

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#15

My Friend Found His Trail Cam Destroyed, As If Someone Had Stabbed The Lens With A Screwdriver. This Was The Last Picture It Ever Took

My Friend Found His Trail Cam Destroyed, As If Someone Had Stabbed The Lens With A Screwdriver. This Was The Last Picture It Ever Took

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Caitlyn McCracken 1 year ago

"and that's the last we ever saw of it....'

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#16

Fight Club

Fight Club

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Neeraj Jha 1 year ago

I guess they have the same rules coz I never hear them talking about the fight club

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#17

My Buddy Has A Deer Cam On His Property And It Captured This

My Buddy Has A Deer Cam On His Property And It Captured This

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Pamela 1 year ago

Oh deer.

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#18

This Otter Dining

This Otter Dining

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Caitlyn McCracken 1 year ago

omg I love otters!!

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#19

I'm Coming Alice!

I'm Coming Alice!

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Flóra Varga 1 year ago

bunny!

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#20

Raccoon Generously Making The Food Sprinkle Down For The Others

Raccoon Generously Making The Food Sprinkle Down For The Others

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Krish Malhotra 1 year ago

step aside peasants, success coming through.

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#21

Trail Cam In India Captures A Tiger That Cooled Off In Mud

Trail Cam In India Captures A Tiger That Cooled Off In Mud

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Sunzilla 1 year ago

I thought it was half rhino!

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#22

This Was Captured With A Trail Camera In Northern Minnesota

This Was Captured With A Trail Camera In Northern Minnesota

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Dani Donovan 1 year ago

Love the one bird just chillin watching the action.

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#23

What Are You Looking At?

What Are You Looking At?

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Beth 1 year ago

lol, not a good angle for this wee guy

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#24

“I Swear, It’s Like Someone Is Watching Me”

“I Swear, It’s Like Someone Is Watching Me”

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Raptorex 1 year ago

‘‘Hey There, Why are ya Look at my Butt’’

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#25

Caught This On My Cam Thought It Was Kinda Funny

Caught This On My Cam Thought It Was Kinda Funny

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Karla Leady 1 year ago

Wet Willie deer style

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#26

This Young Buck Is About To Be Very Startled By A Flying Squirrel

This Young Buck Is About To Be Very Startled By A Flying Squirrel

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kalle1724 1 year ago

Leeeeerrrroooooyyyyyy Jenkins!!

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#27

Hai!

Hai!

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BoredBirgit 1 year ago

Blblblblllllllllbl

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#28

Cool Pic From My Brothers Deer Cam

Cool Pic From My Brothers Deer Cam

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Kwj 1 year ago

The deers doesn't look very impressed :D

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#29

“I’m Glad You All Came. Now, The Reason I Gathered You All Here…”

“I’m Glad You All Came. Now, The Reason I Gathered You All Here…”

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Kirsa Rasmussen 1 year ago

The last supper

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#30

My Game Cam Finally Caught Something Cool

My Game Cam Finally Caught Something Cool

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Jack Tripper 1 year ago

You could say he's about to go hog wild!

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#31

Swiggity Swooty, I'm Hovering For Booty

Swiggity Swooty, I'm Hovering For Booty

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Lara B. 1 year ago

Caitlyn, wait!!! I am the one, believe me!

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#32

My Trail Cam Caught Something Sinister Behind The House

My Trail Cam Caught Something Sinister Behind The House

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BoredBirgit 1 year ago

Pikachu, is that you?

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#33

Caught Something Interesting On My Trail Cam

Caught Something Interesting On My Trail Cam

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Daria B 1 year ago

The secret meeting. They are plotting something for sure.

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#34

Whatcha Got There?

Whatcha Got There?

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Silent Skeleton 1 year ago

Mlem

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#35

Heyyy There

Heyyy There

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Cat on a bike 1 year ago

nice wink ;)

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#36

Easter Cancelled

Easter Cancelled

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Csaba Hegedűs 1 year ago

Death awaits you all with big, nasty pointy teeth!

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#37

"I Was Here First!"

"I Was Here First!"

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Christina White 1 year ago

move bish get out of the way!!!

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#38

It's Time For A Feast…

It's Time For A Feast…

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#39

So My Parents Have A Motion Sensor Camera In The Backyard

So My Parents Have A Motion Sensor Camera In The Backyard

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Judy Semmens 1 year ago

No-one had mentioned that the flasher was so hairy

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#40

Step Away From My Corn

Step Away From My Corn

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Dani Donovan 1 year ago

Really does look like he’s telling them off.

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#41

My Friend Put Up A Motion Activated Game Camera In The Woods, Captured This Curious Deer

My Friend Put Up A Motion Activated Game Camera In The Woods, Captured This Curious Deer

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Seth Gecko 1 year ago

I see you hooman

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#42

Run For Your Life

Run For Your Life

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Alia Gail 1 year ago

THE TABLES HAVE TURNED!!

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#43

Yes, That's A Bucket Stuck On That Deer's Head

Yes, That's A Bucket Stuck On That Deer's Head

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#44

3 Days Ago My Trail Camera Got A Picture Of A Fox Exactly When It Was About To Do It's Business

3 Days Ago My Trail Camera Got A Picture Of A Fox Exactly When It Was About To Do It's Business

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Nancy E 1 year ago

Is there no privacy anywhere ?

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#45

Spider-Coon And His Sidekick Deer

Spider-Coon And His Sidekick Deer

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Keyz Karanza 1 year ago

...Does whatever a spider-coon does...

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#46

My Parents Were Having Deer Blood And Parts Appearing In Their Yard. They Set Up A Night Camera And Found A Few New Friends

My Parents Were Having Deer Blood And Parts Appearing In Their Yard. They Set Up A Night Camera And Found A Few New Friends

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Lindsay Ameye 1 year ago

Darn stray cats

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#47

These Deer

These Deer

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Keyz Karanza 1 year ago

Hey, Rocky. Watch me pull a deer out of my wooden hat.

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#48

The Deer Is Just As Confused As You

The Deer Is Just As Confused As You

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Charlotte 1 year ago

lol what is it with flying squirrels and deer? :')

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#49

“Don’t Mock Me!”

“Don’t Mock Me!”

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Raptorex 1 year ago

‘‘OH HELL NAW’’

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#50

So My Friend Checked His Trail Cam And Saw This

So My Friend Checked His Trail Cam And Saw This

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Raptorex 1 year ago

Five Nights at Forests

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#51

Don’t Test Me Mr. Raccoon, I Know Kung Fu

Don’t Test Me Mr. Raccoon, I Know Kung Fu

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Raptorex 1 year ago

Three Years Later ‘‘And I am Presenting you the Master of Animal Fu, Deeky Chan!

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#52

Riiise And Shine

Riiise And Shine

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Judy Semmens 1 year ago

"He was about this high"

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#53

A Friend Of Mine Has A Motion Camera In His Backyard. Also, A Plastic Deer For Bow Target Practice. He Found This On The Cameras A While Back

A Friend Of Mine Has A Motion Camera In His Backyard. Also, A Plastic Deer For Bow Target Practice. He Found This On The Cameras A While Back

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Csaba Hegedűs 1 year ago

"Well, she didn't say no!"

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#54

Take That Raccoons

Take That Raccoons

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Jilltdcatlady 1 year ago

Tag! Now you're IT!

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#55

Checked The Trail Camera And All I Saw Were Fucking Bears

Checked The Trail Camera And All I Saw Were Fucking Bears

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Adriana E. Henricy 1 year ago

literally

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#56

Raccoon Gone Wild

Raccoon Gone Wild

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Enzo 1 year ago

Raccoon: I came in like a wrecking ball Deer: ugh so immature

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#57

On A Trail Camera In Northern Minnesota

On A Trail Camera In Northern Minnesota

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Marie Rundel 1 year ago

Poor kitty :(

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#58

Hello!? Is This Thing On?

Hello!? Is This Thing On?

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Raptorex 1 year ago

Fives Nights at Forest's : Twisted Jungle

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#59

Bobcat In Flight

Bobcat In Flight

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Adriana E. Henricy 1 year ago

so the aliens also abduct animals? mmm

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#60

One Unfortunate Raccoon

One Unfortunate Raccoon

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Aunt Messy 1 year ago

As a reminder - pigs will eat ANYTHING. If it's breathing, it's protein to them, and YES people are included. That's how one serial killer of prostitutes got rid of their bodies for over 20 years.

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#61

“Little Privacy?”

“Little Privacy?”

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Allana Rose 1 year ago

I guess u really cant shit in the woods without everybody knowing about it!

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#62

Say Cheese!

Say Cheese!

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Raptorex 1 year ago

‘‘Cheeeeese’’

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