Cowboy Cat Ranch
On the property of Cowboy Cat Ranch we see a lot of beautiful animals: insects, birds and large mammals. All these wild animals can live here in peace; we will never hurt any of them. Below you will see photographs of some of the animals we have encountered. All pictures were taken by us or our Spypoint Force 11D trail camera.

Young deer drinking from cat litter box.

Scott's oriole (male).

Beautiful white-winged dove.

Ladder-backed woodpecker (male).

Young female deer.

Scott's oriole (female).

Northern bobwhite quail.

Greater roadrunner.

Tufted or black-crested titmouse.

Ladder-backed woodpecker (male).

Brown-headed cowbirds (female top, male bottom).

Grass spider.

Male Carolina mantis (Stagmomantis carolina).


Male cardinal (Cardinalis cardinalis). Their fantastic red color makes it easy to see them.

Female painted bunting (Passerina ciris).



Male (blue/yellow/red) and female (yellow/green) painted bunting (Passerina ciris).

Gorgeous male painted bunting (Passerina ciris). We see so many of them around our bird feeder. The colors are spectacular!

A rather big (about 3 inch long), unidentified toad sitting just outside of the outdoor enclosure. Vlinder is looking at the toad with great interest.

Texas redhead. [26th of April 2017]

Buckeye butterfly. [15th of April 2017]

Beautiful tarantula spider. [26th of March 2017]

Beautiful buck (male deer).


Gulf fritillary butterfly. [12th of November 2016]


Butterflies. Monarch butterfly left, queen butterfly right.


Ground birds. Quail?

One big adult (mother?) hog with baby hogs.

Hummingbirds. [1st of October 2016]

Hummingbirds. [1st of October 2016]

Hummingbird. [1st of October 2016]

Hummingbird. [1st of October 2016]

Male deer (buck).


Hog. We love hogs.

Female deer (doe). We usually see her with one or two others.

Some sort of grasshopper?

Black and yellow garden spider [27th of August 2016]

A Woodhouse's scrub jay (Aphelocoma woodhouseii).

Male and female cardinal (red and red/grey, respectively).