Hilarious clip of Florida farmer trying to educate people goes viral as pesky emu hogs camera

“Don’t do that Emmanuel, don’t do that!” Hilarious clip of Florida farmer trying to educate people about miniature cows goes viral as pesky emu continues to hog the camera

  • Emmanuel is a South Florida farm emu who keeps messing up a farm worker’s TikTok videos and now his antics have gone viral
  • Taylor Blake is a farmhand/content creator for Knuckle Bump Farms
  • She creates animal information videos for the farm platform, but is always interrupted by a mischievous emu
  • Blake tries to stop Emmanuel by ordering “No, Emmanuel, stop”
  • The emu has attracted nearly 700,000 followers for @knucklebumpfarms

A mischievous emu who lives on a farm in Florida is determined to become a star as he constantly disrupts TikTok videos by hogging the camera and then ferociously pecking at the device until it falls to the ground.

His name is Emmanuel, he lives at Knuckle Bump Farms in South Florida, and the hilarious antics have gone viral.

While Taylor Blake, a farmhand who creates content for the farm’s social media platforms, tries to film informative animal videos, an exuberant emu still manages to slip in and steal the show.

“Don’t do that Emmanuel, don’t do that!” Blake warns the bird, which suddenly enters the frame as she tries to educate the audience about miniature cows.

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Taylor Blake, a farmhand who creates content for the farm, tries to film informative animal videos, but an exuberant emu always slips in to steal the show

“Don’t do that Emmanuel, don’t do that!” Blake warns the bird, which suddenly enters the frame as she tries to educate the public about miniature cows

The bird glares at him but remains oblivious to his reprimand as he stares amusedly at his reflection in the camera and pecks at him with his beak until he falls to the ground.

“No, Emmanuel, stop,” shouts Blake. But the bird looks proud of himself as he stares into the fallen camera, which continues to film his smug expression.

The hilarious clip went viral, garnering nearly 700,000 followers on TikTok @knucklebumpfarms.

Emmanuel glances at Blake but remains oblivious to his reprimand as he amusingly stares at his reflection in the camera and pokes him with his beak until he falls to the ground.

Emmanuel glances at Blake but remains oblivious to his reprimand as he amusingly stares at his reflection in the camera and pokes him with his beak until he falls to the ground.

“No, Emmanuel, stop,” shouts Blake. But the bird looks proud of himself as he stares into the fallen camera, which continues to film his smug expression

The hilarious clip has gone viral and has nearly 700,000 fans on @knucklebumpfarms TikTok

The hilarious clip has gone viral and has nearly 700,000 fans on @knucklebumpfarms TikTok

Blake continues to post the animal antics on the farm's account, as well as his own account.  She also responded to fans, promising that the merchandise

Blake continues to post the animal antics on the farm’s account, as well as his own account. She also responded to fans, promising that “Don’t do it Emmanuel” merchandise is on the way.

Emmanuel isn’t the only farm animal who enjoys disrupting Blake’s TikTok videos.

Emmanuel’s sisters, Ellen and Regina, also enjoy pecking at the camera when it’s ready to film. They stare at the reflection and sometimes peck at it until it topples over.

Princess the deer will bombard the videos and pinch Blake’s arms for attention. However, the curious are more receptive to commands than Emmanuel.

Blake continues to post the animal antics on the farm’s account, as well as on his own platforms. She also responded to fans, promising that “Don’t do it Emmanuel” merchandise is on the way.

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