The Next Time You Feel Like Drinking Out Of A Stream...
This was around one of the many bends in a slough connected to a clear flowing spring fed stream called the Waccasassa River. Curiously, the native word, "Waccasassa", means place of cows. The water around the cow drains into that same stream.
There are cows grazing in the piney woods nearby and it looked like this one stepped into some mud that was just too soft.
And you thought giardia was all you had to worry about.