A young javelina (Collared Peccary) snuggles close to its mother, as the sow warily watches the photographer. The small javelina is probably only 4-5 months old. They are weaned at 2-4 months and are sexually mature at about one year.
NIKON CORPORATION NIKON D500, f/8 @ 600 mm, 1/1250, ISO 900, No Flash
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