Someone emailed me and asked if I had ever taken a photograph of a bobcat on a saguaro cactus. I never have. However, one local Arizona resident recently had that opportunity.
Coincidentally, I was reviewing photos of local Tucson Photographers and came across of this recently uploaded photo by an Oracle Photographer (North of Tucson) that uploaded a photo by his friend (taken at Roosevelt Lake) of a:
I have never seen either a bobcat or a mountain lion on a saguaro cactus. Incredible images by these photographers.
Tucson has many wild animals native to the Arizona-Sonora Desert. This photograph is of a coyote taken today, and a bobcat taken yestrday in the Catalina Foothills in Tucson, Arizona.
The cool monsoon rains returned to Southern Arizona last night with a fury. In the Foothills of the Catalina Mountains it was wind, sheets of rain and lightning. The sounds of thunder rolled through the canyons. The washes ran heavy last night, but were just smooth damp sand this morning. Fresh animal tracks were easy to spot today. Pictured here is either a mountain lion, or big bobcat track.
Looks like more storms headed in to Tucson shortly. Cameras are ready.