Who Me? An Ermine stands tall and looks a bit perplexed when asked a simple question? Do you per chance know where have all the rabbits gone? We started the winter with several in the yard but have seen none these last few weeks. Have a wonderful weekend.
The weather was mild so I went on a few walks this weekend. We stopped briefly at the Saganashkee Slough to see if we could see any bald eagles and ending up watching this opossum for a while. It looks like the opossum is looking at us. The mute swans were swimming at Lake Katherine […]
What’s a badger by Peter Hanscomb Climate Strike, the populist uprising in protest by young people around the world , started by Greta Thunberg from Sweden. A simple message , delivered by peaceful protest primarily aimed at political leaders and governments, run by and large by people of my generation. The main course of concern, […]
This week we will be doing another spotlight on an Arctic animal, helping an overlooked creature get a little bit of attention and praise. This time round it’s muskox, the giant furry brown cow-like creatures that wander the tundra of the north. We will have a little look at their history, behaviour and some of […]
Over 300 rabbits that were taken from a Fullerton home are up for adoption. O.C. Animal Care at 1630 Victory Road in Tustin is offering the rabbits up for adoption for $14, which includes spay, neutering and a microchip. Those who wish to donate to the rabbits’ care can check out the shelter’s Amazon wishlist.…
WILDER SIDE OF OAKLAND COUNTY January January is the month that some lament the onslaught of winter storms, but for those that love the ways of nature, it’s a month of grand adventure and discovery. It’s a time to hike and breathe deeply under evergreen trees and, if Mother Nature cooperates, snowshoe on backcountry trails. […]
A Red Fox on the prowl on a chilly January morning.