Instead of spreading the word, Hornbill spreads seeds and helps to keep the circle of life in lush rainforests going. He also strikes up relationship with other spechies. For example, should he live in Africa, he would make friends with Dwarf Mongooses with whom he would forage together. Theirpartnership deal includs warning each other of nearby birds of prey and other predators. Sometimes he would follow monkeys or other animals whose movements would flush insects towards him for food.