I am sure you have seen the tv advert about comedy panel shows on Dave. Well everytime I hear the smooth tones of Stephen Fry asking “What did the Dik-Dik do that the Dodo didn’t?”, I cannot help myself by exclaiming DUCK!!
Well technically the answer is hide, the Dik-Dik is the smallest deer and an absolute cutie, used to hiding from predators a strong survival animal. Where as the Dodo had absolutely no predators so when human first arrived they had no fear and made it easy pickings for the pot.
So now you know what the Dik-Dik did that the Dodo didn’t