Do you know the state animal of NY? It's the beaver. A baby beaver is a kitten. I present the obligatory kitten picture for online posting. See the smile? He must have seen Around the World in 80 Days at Arizona Theatre Company.
"A tree that looks at God all day, and lifts her leafy arms to pray; a tree that may in Summer wear a nest of robins in her hair, upon whose bosom snow has lain, who intimately lives with rain." -Trees, by Joyce Kilmer
Cheetah: "This Superb Photograph shows clearly the "Teardrop" effect of the black lines running down the animal's beautiful face. The word: "Cheetah" is derived from Hindi; in turn: From Sanskrit meaning: "Variegated.
RED-WINGED BLACKBIRD Bird Spotting: The differences between the male and female red-winged blackbird are striking. While the plumage of the male is entirely black except for two bright red shoulder patches, the female is a dusty brown and heavily striped.