Category Archives: Animals

Misha alerts!

As I was making breakfast in the kitchen this morning, Misha The Formerly Very Shy Dog shot out of the bedroom and raced to the front door, barking her fool head off, as she is wont to do. Of course, … Continue reading

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Spring, er, summer!

The dogs had their annual trip to the vet for their heartworm tests and any needed vaccinations. Both dogs are healthy (yay!) but overweight (boo, hiss!) Misha, a coupla pounds; Milady, a lot. We need more and longer daily walks! … Continue reading

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In the spring…

In the spring a young man’s swan’s fancy lightly turns to thoughts of love. Last week I saw a single swan standing on the ice doing the neck stretch and retract. It must be spring!

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Happy New Year!

Wishing you lots of these in the new year!

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Merry holiday!

Please watch with 🕪🕪🕪 #dog  #instadog #bordercollie #performer #cute #funny #dogtrick  #gay #sydney #gaysydney  #hollyandace A post shared by Holly & Ace with Dai (@positivedogcare) on Nov 17, 2016 at 7:04pm PST Christmas goggie!   More Christmas goggies!

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Just in case you need something cute…

found here

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He came back!

We so seldom see pileated woodpeckers here that I feel compelled to document each occurrence. Last one was in November, 2014. As the observant of you may guess, the above photo was not taken last week; it was in early … Continue reading

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Go ahead, fool. I dare you.

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County fair!

Our county fair was a couple weekends ago. Perfect weather, hot but not ungodly so, low humidity, no rain (except when we were setting up, but we were inside the 20’x20′ tent so the rain didn’t bother much). I worked … Continue reading

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The bear cam at the Brooks River in Alaska is on again. This particular bear should perhaps move 20 feet to its left, where I saw LOTS more fish jumping up the falls. Another bear cam, this one lower on the … Continue reading

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