Most people don't like bats but I find them really interesting. And kind of cute.

Stunning images show agile bats hunting moths and drinking from pond. These amazing shots were captured by wildlife photographer Michael Durham, in Deschutes National Forest and near Pine Creek in Oregon, US.

Painted Wooly bat

Painted bat (Kerivoula picta), found in Asia; Comes to measure about wing wingspan and feeds on insects. The strong colors are to fool predators, appearing to be dangerous, since they live in vulnerable places.

Fruit Bat

his is a dog-faced fruit bat. ("I was given the rare and fascinating experience of stepping into some of the bat cages at Cranbrook Institute of Science in Bloomfield Hills, Michigan. Just me, my camera, and 160 live bats.

OMG - that face!  What a cutie...wish I could have a bat as a pet.

OMG - that face! What a cutie...wish I could have a bat as a pet.


/// Oh my gods stunning perfect I love this. /// A perfect iconic portrait of a beautiful bat. But I think it should be turned to show her with her head down, the more natural position.

Murciélago (Bat) : The only mammals naturally capable of true and sustained flight.

People find bats creepy and scary but I think they are miss understood and I would love to have bats on my property. I've always enjoyed watching them fly around looking for a tasty meal. These are my favorite of all bats - Flying Foxes.

Photo by National Wildlife Photo Contest entrant Deidre Heindl.

Lets face it, bats get a pretty bad rep. Only about of bats are believed to carry the rabies virus.

Bat. ❣Julianne McPeters❣ no pin limits

Pteropus - Bats of the genus Pteropus, belonging to the Megachiroptera sub-order, are the largest bats in the world. They are commonly known as the Fruit Bats or Flying Foxes.

Bat in flight.

Bats anatomy back lit by moonlight or a rare daylight observation of a fruit BAT that reveals its lightweight but resilient body and bone structure.