In the kingdom, there are terrifying giants. However, some of the cruelest killers are smaller. A pack of dwarf tyrants surround a pair of anzu. The alpha female snaps her jaws in the direction of her prey, testing them. Although the tyrants outnumber their prey, the large male anzu is no soft target. He spreads his wings in a threat display, lashing his claws out to keep the predators at bay. The kicks of these large males are strong. Strong enough to break bones. This male actually killed a ghosthawk once, with a single kick to the spine.
One of the tyrants careens in from the anzu’s right side, and Fuego lunges with his feet. But the dwarf tyrant has already backed out of range. That was only a distraction. A second male tyrant lunges in and tries to snap his teeth onto the female cowering on the ground. Fuego lunges with his wings, flapping his powerful limbs on the tyrant’s golden brown feathers. The alpha female barks at another one of her sons. He charges forward, an