The only place I’ve ever seen a porcupine is at a zoo. Unfortunately, they have always been sleeping or hiding from my camera.
I stopped by SeaWorld today after my early morning home inspection. There running around on the grassy lawn was a porcupine. I guess you know I took some pictures.
That’s Tolero (or something like that), a two-year-old crested porcupine (Hystrix cristata) who is employed as a SeaWorld ambassador, which means he gets lots of attention, lots of food, and gets to travel free of charge to schools, conventions, and the like. What a life….