A Brazilian fisherman throws meat in a river full of flesh-eating piranhas and the resulting frenzy will make you want to cancel your travel plans to the South American country.
In a video posted to YouTube on March 13, it only takes seconds for the shoal of carnivorous fish to tear into a piece of meat before the water becomes still again, Metro reports.
Watch the video below to see how vicious these bloodthirsty creatures can be:
Piranhas are found along the Amazon River, and are known for their razor-sharp teeth and ferocious group attacks when hungry, according to The Independent.
While piranha attacks are rare, they can be deadly.
The Telegraph reports that a 6-year-old girl died in January after piranhas ate the flesh from her legs when she fell into a river during a thunderstorm in Brazil. In 2012, a 5-year-old girl suffered the same fate in another attack.
Photo Credit: Screenshot via Joao Antonio Cruz Junior/YouTube