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Monday, 5 March 2018

Patagonian Mara - Dolichotis patagonum

And there was the Patagonian Mara, beautiful creature.

Please look at my website bobswildlife.co.ukThere is a photo of a Redwing. And a  Cormorant by Callum in  the 'Guest photographer.





43 comments:

  1. A beautiful animal Bob and nicely captured. Incidentally, as well as my Kent Dragonflies blog, I have started a NEW BLOG (Birding Herne Bay Downs) which can be viewed @ https://birdinghernebaydowns.blogspot.co.uk/. I hope you can pop in from time to time and maybe follow. Thanks.

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    1. I am terrbly sorry, but I can't seems to get it Marc.

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  2. Hi Bob,
    Such a super animal, classed as a rodent but having as it says in the book, hoof like claws.
    They can apparently run like the wind with very powerful back legs.
    Super images of this beautiful creature.
    All the best, John

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    1. Hi John, thanks for what you said, yes, it is a rodent, but it it so beautiful.

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  3. Lovely indeed. And that fur looks strokeable.

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  4. Great looking creature, a completely new mammal to me.

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  5. Such a beauty !!
    Greetings

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  6. Amazing... At first glance I though of a rabbit--- and a kangaroo. Incredible pictures.

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  7. Hello, what a pretty critter. I have never heard of this mammal. Great shots. Thanks for linking up your post. I hope you have a happy week ahead.

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    1. Thanks Eileen, and I hope that you get back your internet.

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  8. Oh My Goodness GOODNESS, well hello there, how adorbs~

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  9. Wow - really lovely creature!

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  10. Can't say I've ever seen a photo of one. Nice markings.

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  11. Hi Bob.

    Beautiful Bob, beautiful in color is this Mara.

    Groettie from Patricia.

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  12. Perfectas fotos de detalle, todo un retrato.
    Un abrazo,

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  13. Hi Bob, Oh, oh ... a competitor of the Easter Bunny!!
    But he is gorgeous! Beautiful pictures!
    Greetings, Maria

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  14. Hello! I’m back to blogging. Patagonian Mara is new to me. He’s so handsome.

    Yoko

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  15. Hello Bob!:)It's been a while!:) The last time I visited a zoo, I remember seeing these creatures, and greatly admired them. You have captured this one so well. I feel that I could reach out and touch it's fur. Lovely shots!:)

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  16. Beautiful animal ... beautiful shots Bob.

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  17. Hola Bob,bellas fotos de esta criatura de la Patagonia.Un abrazo.

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  18. Funny rabbit. Fantastic photos.

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  19. Hello Bob,
    Very surprenant but very beautiful !

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  20. Hallo Bob,
    was für ein toller Header.
    Die Fotos vom Hasen sind wieder wunderschön und ausdrucksstark.
    Liebe Abendgrüße schickt
    Irmi

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  21. Buenos retratos, Bob, muy nítidos, bien hecho.

    Saludos.

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  22. What an adorable critter! Wonderful photos, Bob.

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  23. Super shots of this funny critter.. Cheers

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  24. Yes it's beautiful, Good shots, Bob,
    Good wednesday.
    Un abrazo.

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  25. Hi Bob. Seen photos of this creature before, but yours are beautiful! I think it looks like a cross between a horse and a rabbit. Best wishes - - - Richard

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  26. What a GORGEOUS animal, Bob!
    He looks like a combination of a rabbit and a kangaroo to me!! :-)

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    1. Hop along then. Lisa, thank you very much.

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  27. Lovely photographs.

    All the best Jan

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