24/01/2012 10:10 GMT | Updated 24/01/2012 10:12 GMT

Cat vs. Alligator (VIDEO)

Alligators can normally take on most would-be aggressors - but most would-be aggressors don't include this stray cat here.

Caught on camera by a group of tourists taking a Cajun Pride Swamp Tour in and around southern Louisiana, the alligator attempts to snap away his feline foe as he eats some chicken laid out for him.

But this little kitty wants some chicken too, and isn't that easily scared. Cue a couple of textbook left hooks to the jaw and suddenly the gator has slunk bank into the water.

That's right, in a battle between a cat and an alligator, the cat won - though the gator did get plenty of time to chomp down some chicken, it must be said.

Of course, this isn't the first time cat-kind has taken on animals twice its size - as this video gallery below proves...