A bobcat visits for lunch!

I just got back from the gym and out of the shower. I was pouring myself a tall glass of sun tea, when Emily raced across the kitchen and slid to a stop in front of the sliding doors. When I saw what she had seen, I ran for the camera.

Colorado bobcat visits for lunch

Can’t see him/her? Don’t worry, they blend into the background. After the camera started snapping, the bobcat looked right at me.

Colorado bobcat visits for lunch

See the bobcat now? Here’s a close-up:

Colorado bobcat visits for lunch

The photo is showing some slight blurring because I was taking these shots from behind the screen. No way am I opening this door.

Then, he or she slowly turned …

Colorado bobcat visits for lunch

keeping a very close eye on me …

Colorado bobcat visits for lunch

Colorado bobcat visits for lunch

 

 

Colorado bobcat visits for lunch

Colorado bobcat visits for lunch

 

one last look, and over the wall it went.

Colorado bobcat visits for lunch

Then, across the lower patio:

Colorado bobcat visits for lunch

and away!

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A mother, sister, wife, and daughter who writes, knits, hikes, and practices yoga on the west coast. Loves a zippy chardonnay or a tart margarita!

5 Comments

  1. Allen Kriesman
    August 1, 2011

    That is SO cool ! You guys see stuff that we have to go to the zoo for…..LOL

  2. Steve DeWalt
    August 1, 2011

    Wow that’s the first time we got pictures of this guy/gal. Nice~!

  3. August 3, 2011

    Wow – I just love all of the visitors you get to your back yard!

  4. Kristin
    August 14, 2011

    That’s incredible! I love all the wildlife that visits your property. Magical.

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