OK, this is a noisy picture, but it was dark and I wasn't totally prepared nor did I have time to play with my camera. This cat was ready to bolt!
So there I am, with my sistuh Beth, minding our own business in the back yard of friends in south Florida. Photography nutcase that I am, of course I had my Canon and 400mm zoom in my hands. Doesn't everybody have one of those on hand at all times?? So I put my camera to my eyes, zoom in tight, and see...a cat. No, not a purring tabby. A very big tabby. A housecat about 40 pounds worth? Nope. A Florida bobcat.
These nocturnal cats’ hope is to avoid the people who invaded THEIR habitat. I wasn't particularly scared of this one--no time to be scared. And, as you can see, she had her eyes trained on me, making sure I wasn't going to try to harm HER.
What a fun encounter!!
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