Here is a Desert Cottontail. I see them in various places in northern Arizona. I have written about them here: DESERT COTTONTAIL
Here are two cute little Golden-Mantled Ground Squirrels. I have written about them here: GOLDEN-MANTLED GROUND SQUIRREL
White-tailed deer are the smallest member of the North American deer family. They are the most popular game animal. They have good hearing and eyesight, and can leap, with a running start they can jump 30 feet high. They can run up to 40 miles per hour. They are prey to coyotes and bobcats.
Here is a re-post, as I find this fascinating and was just reading a bit about it again recently. EVOLUTIONARY RELIC An evolutionary relic is a species of plant or animal that persists as a remnant of what once was a diverse and widespread population. It survived the passage of time, where their original… Read More RELICS