Ron Fredrick: Brush Rabbit (Sylvilagus bachmani)
Ron Fredrick: California Ground Squirrel (Otospermophilus beecheyi)
Ron Fredrick: A Snowy Egret (Egretta thula), slowly moving through the vegetation, watching for movement or any other indication that would signal potential prey
Ron Fredrick: Immature male Vermilion Flycatcher (Pyrocephalus obscurus) strikes a pose
Ron Fredrick: A male Chital (Axis axis),also known as spotted deer, pauses on dry land, allowing a decent portrait opportunity
Ron Fredrick: A male, Rose-ringed Parakeet (Psittacula krameri) is on high alert while its mate is fast asleep
Ron Fredrick: California thrasher (Toxostoma redivivum)
Ron Fredrick: A female Gray langur (Semnopithecus entellus) gently cradles the head of its infant that fell asleep after nursing
Ron Fredrick: African Fish Eagle (Haliaeetus vocifer)
Ron Fredrick: A Female House Finch (Haemorhous mexicanus) - Not colorful like the male House Finch but still appealing in its muted colors
Ron Fredrick: A male Allen's Hummingbird (Selasphorus sasin) - Its pollen-covered bill shows that it's been very busy all morning, visiting the colorful flowers blooming in the arboretum.
Ron Fredrick: Squacco Heron (Ardeola ralloides)
Ron Fredrick: Common Myna (Acridotheres tristis)
Ron Fredrick: A Leopard (Panthera pardus) close-up
Ron Fredrick: Black-crowned Night Heron (Nycticorax nycticorax) - Focused on its prey
Ron Fredrick: A hungry Greater Blue-eared Glossy Starling (Lamprotornis chalybaeus), closely examines the leaf litter for any telltale movement from an insect or any other edible opportunity
Ron Fredrick: A male Red Lechwe (Kobus leche) in Botswana
Ron Fredrick: A mated pair of Tawny Eagles (Aquila rapax)
Ron Fredrick: A Pin-tailed snipe (Gallinago stenura) in the early morning light
Ron Fredrick: With its eye on a potential meal, an American Bittern (Botaurus lentiginosus) moves out from the safety and protection of the reeds to stalk.
Ron Fredrick: Secretarybird (Sagittarius serpentarius), in a rare stationary moment. Normally they are in "hunt mode" and walking at a steady pace, searching the area for prey.
Ron Fredrick: Indian Grey Mongoose (Herpestes edwardsi) - Showing the teeth that are deadly to the rodents, reptiles and other invertebrates upon which it preys.
Ron Fredrick: Little Egret (Egretta garzetta) in the early morning
Ron Fredrick: Oak Titmouse (Baeolophus inornatus) - Obviously prefers the green ones
Ron Fredrick: Tawny eagle (Aquila rapax) at the top of a very thorny acacia tree
Ron Fredrick: Two Leopards (Panthera pardus) - One shy, one sleepy
Ron Fredrick: A male House Finch (Haemorhous mexicanus) - Not spectacularly colored but perfectly photogenic
Ron Fredrick: Male Anna's Hummingbird (Calypte Anna)
Ron Fredrick: Indian Pond Heron (Ardeola grayii)
Ron Fredrick: Juvenile Black-backed Jackal (Canis mesomelas) - Curious but cautious