This is one of two instances where the camera caught a raccoon mom seemingly trying to kill/drown one of her offspring. What do you think? Is this real aggression or just tough love?
We’re entering the time of year where rain is sparse. Likely no rain until July. So, at this time, when many species are having young or just trying to survive, any water source is a means of survival. This video captures many of the common critters here in Tucson, Arizona, all from my backyard: