A newborn bighorn sheep lamb (Ovis canadensis) licks his hoof in Banff National Park, Alberta, Canada. The baby still had its umbilical cord attached.
This image was on exhibit at the Smithsonian's Museum of Natural History in Washington, DC. It also appeared in Nature's Best Magazine.
I am a member of the Mile High Wildlife Photo Club, and our club took first place in the Camera Club category for 2010. This little guy was just one part of our submission of 20 images to the 2010 Windland Smith Rice International Awards.