Assiniboine Park Conservatory

On the same day that I went to Fort Whyte Alive and saw the adorable fawns, I also went to the Conservatory at Assiniboine Park.  I still had time to kill before the volunteer event at the zoo there. The Conservatory is such a nice place to spend some time – the air is fresh,… Continue reading Assiniboine Park Conservatory

Day 9 – Port Coquitlam

Good thing I had a couple of days prepared in advance.  I could not get a wifi capable of loading my pictures, so couldn’t post from Jasper.  Now, we are one more day delay in posting. Angie and I went for breakfast at Da Dutch this morning for the 2nd time – it is so… Continue reading Day 9 – Port Coquitlam

A New Freddy

A few days ago I discovered that my beautiful little Siamese Fight Fish (Betta) had died.  I was so used to having him watch my every move as I came and went so he could beg for food and now there were only 3 little Tetras left in the tank.  He didn’t get food every… Continue reading A New Freddy

Moving the Fish

Freddy has been in the new aquarium since last weekend, so yesterday was the day to move the other fish in. I only caught 5 little guys when I did the major water change a few weeks ago, but there were 6 in there that I found today.  It took a few minutes to catch… Continue reading Moving the Fish

Fish Day

Keeping pets of any kind mean that there are always some pet related chores to do.  Dogs, cats and birds all require more care that fish do – but there are some days that have to have some time devoted to the fish also.  Of course, the bird, cat and dog all got their normal… Continue reading Fish Day