Posts tagged prairie dog

This porky prairie dog in Arizona looks in desperate need of a diet. It may have taken the idea of fattening up for winter just a tad too far.  Picture: Mark Newman / FLPA / Rex Features

This porky prairie dog in Arizona looks in desperate need of a diet. It may have taken the idea of fattening up for winter just a tad too far.  Picture: Mark Newman / FLPA / Rex Features

A prairie dog at Hagenbeck zoo, Hamburg, Germany.  Photograph: Rex Features

A prairie dog at Hagenbeck zoo, Hamburg, Germany.  Photograph: Rex Features

Two prairie dogs appear to have a kiss and cuddle as they enjoy a slow dance. The photograph was taken by Jan Pelcman at Prague Zoo in the Czech Republic. Picture: Jan Pelcman/Solent News & Photo Agency

Two prairie dogs appear to have a kiss and cuddle as they enjoy a slow dance. The photograph was taken by Jan Pelcman at Prague Zoo in the Czech Republic. Picture: Jan Pelcman/Solent News & Photo Agency

This industrious prairie dog found itself the victim of a mugging after carefully collecting up a mouthful of bedding for its burrow. Picture: Rex Features

by Rainer Leiss
Prairie Dog (by floridapfe)

Prairie Dog (by floridapfe)