Birds and Animals

Jacqueline Elmslie | Polar Bear

Polar Bear

Male polar bear enjoying a walk in the meadow
Jacqueline Elmslie | Polar Bear

Polar Bear

A polar bear shows his best side for the camera
Jacqueline Elmslie | Polar Bear Shake

Polar Bear Shake

Emerging from a swim, a polar bear gives his head a shake
Jacqueline Elmslie | Red Panda

Red Panda

Red pandas (Ailurus fulgens) are natives of Nepal and China, living in high altitude rain forests. Like Giant Pandas they live on bamboo.
Jacqueline Elmslie | American Red Tailed Hawk

American Red Tailed Hawk

The red-tailed hawk is a bird of prey that breeds throughout most of North America, from the interior of Alaska and northern Canada to as far south as Panama and the West Indies
Jacqueline Elmslie | Snowy Owl

Snowy Owl

The snowy owl, Bubo scandiacus, is a large bird native to arctic regions of North America and Eurasia
Jacqueline Elmslie | Lanner or Saker Falcon

Lanner or Saker Falcon

A Lanner or Saker Falcon photogrphed at a game fair in the Scottish Highlands
Jacqueline Elmslie | Highland Cow in the Mud

Highland Cow in the Mud

A large and very hairy Highland Cow, sometimes called a Hairy Coo or Highland Coo
Jacqueline Elmslie | Herdwick Sheep in Party Mode

Herdwick Sheep in Party Mode

Looking very dressed up and ready to party, a Lake District Herdwick sheep with rather lurid markings! The Herdwick sheep is native to the Lake District and has protected status.
Jacqueline Elmslie | Tiny Scottish Wolf Cub

Tiny Scottish Wolf Cub

An undeniably cute little wolf cub, only a few weeks old wondering where his mother has got to.
Jacqueline Elmslie | Grey Wolf

Grey Wolf

A grey wolf ( Canis lupus ) snuffling in leaf litter or maybe just having a snooze in the woods.
Jacqueline Elmslie | Squirreling for Nuts

Squirreling for Nuts

A little red squirrel in Scotland busy squirreling away in a beech wood hunting for nuts
Jacqueline Elmslie | Scottish Wildcat Kitten

Scottish Wildcat Kitten

A beautiful and cute little wildcat kitten