I haven’t been to Oak Hammock Marsh in many years. The last few times were only because the parrot club was having a display there and as a member, I would take some of my birds out to take part. The club still has displays there, but I haven’t had any birds for several years… Continue reading Oak Hammock Marsh on a Cool & Windy Day
Macy belongs to a friend of mine, who was heading away for the city for a few days with some friends. I moved in to look after her new dog Macy while she was gone. Two days before they left, Macy had a problem with her anal glands and as a result, she was wearing… Continue reading Introducing Macy
After relaxing in my room and on the deck, I headed back to the park and headed straight to the Bison enclosure. I could see the Bison as I entered the gate, but suddenly slammed on my brakes to avoid hitting a Garter Snake right in front of me. It is so easy to miss… Continue reading Riding Mountain National Park in Early Fall – day 2, part 2
After a wet and chilly morning, the sun came out and I decided to head to Fort Whyte Alive for a walk. We are moving into autumn weather and the nights are getting cooler, so problems with insects are all but gone and the walk was pleasant. If you were to guess that there were… Continue reading Beautiful Day for a Walk at Fort Whyte Alive
Showers were in the forecast for all day yesterday and we had a big storm the night before, so I decided to stay in my own area to walk around. Of course, I brought my camera and hoped that the rain would hold off until after I returned home. My first sighting was a man… Continue reading A Walk in between Rain Showers
Last week, I spent a couple of days with my big buddy Toby, while his family was out of town. This guy keeps me moving! 🙂 I took a few pictures to share with everyone. Too many pictures to show full sized, but you can click on one and scroll through the larger sizes. He… Continue reading Toby Time
A few Red-wing Blackbirds were co-operative enough to pose for me while I wandered around at Fort Whyte Alive the other day. I could have just sat somewhere and let more birds come to me, but 1/2 my reason for being there was to walk – so I kept walking.