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Woodchuck, Groundhog

Marmota monax

Notes:

This is the third year that there has been a litter of woodchucks in back of where I work. I'll be updating this spotting over the summer as the young grow up.

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22 Comments

LeanneGardner
LeanneGardner 11 years ago

Congratulations Scott. What a cutie :)

Tom15
Tom15 11 years ago

What a great picture! Congratulations on SOTD!!!

YukoChartraw
YukoChartraw 11 years ago

Congratulations on your SOTD on this cute spot!

Maria dB
Maria dB 11 years ago

Great portrait - congratulations on your SOTD!

NuwanChathuranga
NuwanChathuranga 11 years ago

Congratulations Scott !

Reza Hashemizadeh
Reza Hashemizadeh 11 years ago

Congratulations!

Carol Milne
Carol Milne 11 years ago

Congratulations! Adorable photo!

kittuandme
kittuandme 11 years ago

Cute Pics Congrats on the SOTD!!!

Beautiful capture,Scott,congratson the SOTD,thanks for sharing

Leuba Ridgway
Leuba Ridgway 11 years ago

Congratulations Scott ! - what a cutie !!

felipeche72
felipeche72 11 years ago

Belle proximité, un super shoot d'une grande beauté, bravo

ScottRasmussen
ScottRasmussen 11 years ago

Aww, thanks!

Hema  Shah
Hema Shah 11 years ago

Congrats!! Very well deserved!

Kellyspubvista
Kellyspubvista 11 years ago

Looks like a fat and happy little fellow!

KarenL
KarenL 11 years ago

Congrats Scott, this little guy has been chosen as spotting of the day on Groundhog Day!

Groundhog Day is a popular American custom, held on the second of February every year. Tradition dictates that if a groundhog sees its shadow that day, there will be six more weeks of winter, though such a prediction seems a sure bet over much of the groundhog's North American range. This year however, an early spring is on the way, according to famed Pennsylvanian groundhog "Punxsutawney Phil."

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Louisa
Louisa 11 years ago

Great photo and so cute!

ScottRasmussen
ScottRasmussen 11 years ago

Thanks! That's very cool. Too bad mom took her babies off to somewhere less public. I didn't get to see the little ones grow up this year : (

KarenL
KarenL 11 years ago

Congratulations Scott, this little guy is one of the stars of the Project Noah blog today! http://blog.projectnoah.org/post/2870249...

BrandonBlount
BrandonBlount 12 years ago

Btw, This is an amazing photograph! Super awesome spotting and amazing composition! :-D

flybeasley
flybeasley 12 years ago

"Hey!!! You darn Woodchucks stop chucking my wood!!!!"
Sorry I just had to.

BrandonBlount
BrandonBlount 12 years ago

lol! "A wood chuck, would chuck as much wood as a wood chuck could chuck if a wood chuck could chuck wood." ;-)

flybeasley
flybeasley 12 years ago

Come on now everyone....."How much wood could a Woodchuck chuck if a Woodchuck could chuck wood!"

ScottRasmussen
Spotted by
ScottRasmussen

Amherst, Massachusetts, USA

Spotted on Jun 5, 2012
Submitted on Jun 7, 2012

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