Large Velvet 8 Point Whitetail Buck

I photographed this large velvet 8 point Whitetail Buck last June at the Sequoyah National Wildlife Refuge in Oklahoma. I am unable to visit this refuge now because of a flood (River Rising At Sequoyah National Wildlife Refuge). Before the flood I was seeing several Whitetail Bucks in different stages of antler growth. I counted eight in one… Read More »

Eastern Bluebird With Large Spider

I photographed this female Eastern Bluebird with a large spider for its young in my yard here in Arkansas. Birds choose spiders over other insect meals because of the larger amount of taurine found in spiders, according to Kathryn Arnold, an ornithologist at the University of Glasgow. Taurine is an amino acid that impacts growth, resulting in enhanced… Read More »

Prairie Lizard Peeking From Behind Board

This is the same Prairie Lizard I posted about a couple of days ago (Prairie Lizard From Above). I have several of these lizards that like to hang around my deck at my cabin near the Ouachita National Forest here in Arkansas. I saw a second one just below this one but closer to the ground. How I… Read More »

Prairie Lizard From Above

This Prairie Lizard was on one of my steps on my deck at my cabin here in the Ouachita Mountains of Arkansas. I posted a photo yesterday of one that I photographed on a wood pile on this same property (Prairie Lizard And Spider). I spend a lot of time photographing the different types of Lizards I have… Read More »

Prairie Lizard And Spider

Look close and you can see a spider on the back of this Prairie Lizard that I photographed here in Arkansas. The spider was crawling all over this lizard and the lizard didn’t pay it any attention. Prairie Lizards do eat spiders but It was busy watching me. How I Got The Shot – Prairie Lizard I have… Read More »