One of the funnest places around to photograph in Texas is in the Rio Grande Valley, at photography ranches like Dos Vanadas.

It is hot and dry there, and so if you sit in a photo blind near a small watering hole, the wildlife will come to drink. . . . eventually. And you get shots like this.

Eastern Cottontail Rabbit

Eastern cottontail rabbit drinking water, South Texas. Canon 1DX. 1000mm. ISO 800. 1/125 sec. at f/16.