For its October photo competition, Wild Wonders of Europe received more than 1,100 entries -- including an eye-popping closeup of a bird closing in on a mouse , an amazing leaping deer, and more.
Vote for your favorites, and submit your own entry for next month on their site. Winners are selected in two categories: 18 and over and 17 and under.
Black-Winged Kite Bird, Spain (Adult Competition)
A black-winged kite bird
closes in on its prey -- a terrified mouse -- in a field in Spain.
The birds also eat insects, including grasshoppers; reptiles; and snails.
Photo: Wild Wonders of Europe