Monthly Archives: September 2014

You Can’t See Whoooo

We have a new resident! The Barred Owl watches us from the top of one of the trees in our front yard. In the evening, we hear our Barred Owl call out “Whoo-whooooo” with a slight almost gargling trill at the … Continue reading

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Fly Catcher

We have a lot of garden spiders. One in particular was our go-to-gal for catching flies in the Big Girls’ run. She took her work seriously and was very much appreciated. Her beautiful orbital web covered one section of the … Continue reading

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I See You

  The Little Girls, who aren’t so little any more, are watching me while I look at them with my phone in my hand. They are always interested in what I am doing. And in the background is Joanna, wondering what treat … Continue reading

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CGD In Training

Young Pup is being schooled by Olde Dog on how to be a Chicky Guardian Dog, one of the more specialized Livestock Guardian Dogs. The first step, of course, is not to chase the chickies. Or jump at the chickies. Or whine … Continue reading

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Magical Crate

A Magical Crate suddenly appeared in the Sleeping Room. Young Dog is very mystified by it.  Sometimes the magical crate has a doggie treat in the far corner. Sometimes the magical crate has a doggie treat in the middle. Young … Continue reading

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