truly me….being me

day to day random topics. me just being me.

Archive for the tag “rodent”

Searching

The weather has been getting colder so the squirrels have been extra busy trying to find food.  They take advantage and stock up on acorns while the dogs are in the house.

DSC03681-2

DSC03682-2

DSC03688-2

Lola and James were watching them very closely.

Pictures while sitting in a tree

Last Saturday was the opening weekend of rifle deer season.  My husband goes every year and thankfully filled his two tags on the first day.  However, while waiting for the deer to make their appearance he took a couple of pictures.

DSC06736-2

DSC06745-2

I had no idea…

Yesterday Lucy was trying to climb a tree, so we knew she had chased something up there. Glen and I went out to check it out, figuring it would be a squirrel. Much to our surprise it was a groundhog.

DSC03209-2

DSC03213-2

I had no idea they could climb trees!

The Great Easter Mouse Hunt

This post really isn’t for the faint of heart.  I will just say up front…..the mouse didn’t make it.  This all happened while I was at work and Glen was home with the “kids”.  He said he heard a squeak, went to investigate and found this…..

Image

Out little chubby kitty had caught herself a mouse.  However, being a cat, she likes to play with her prey and did the typical catch and release so she could chase it some more.  The only bad thing with this is, the mouse always out maneuvers her and manages to get away.  So Glen, being a good team coach, took Lilly out of the game and put Lucy in.

Image

Lucy caught the mouse and refused to let it go, so Glen let her outside with it.  Bye, bye mouse. 

 

Chubby

DSC01985-2

Acorn Break

Image

 

Post Navigation

Mangia Paleo

Pasta, Grains, Gluten? Fuhgeddaboutdit!

That Paleo Couple

weekly paleo recipes, health tips, and more from a couple on the go

Pound Dropper

WW Freestyle Recipes

Kimberley J Gordon

All the pretty things....

Brushed By Brandy

sharing furniture artistry

Daily Feline Wisdom

Wise cats help you be more like them

Travels with Choppy

A dog and cat in clothing. Puns. Travel. Bacon. Not necessarily in that order.

de Wets Wild

Disappearing into South Africa's wild places... Again!

Spark Naturals Blog

Spark Naturals: Life Essentials For Humanity

Charlie Knight

Walking from Mexico to Canada on the Pacific Crest Trail

Urban Creatures

“Today everything exists to end in a photograph.” - Susan Sontag

Sunny Sleevez

Sun Protection & Green Info

A Farm, A Forest and Fizz

Nature notes from the Forest of Dean

Bubba and Fling

Thought Bubbles from 2 Aussies

Mother's Nature

Helping you reach a better state of body and mind

A Note From Abroad

“Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things that you didn’t do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines. Sailaway from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover.” ~ Mark Twain

wild wonders of portuguesa

A blog full of stories, photos and drawings about all Wild life and nature living or surrounding Portuguesa's farmstead. / Um blog cheio de historias, fotografias e desenhos mostrando a vida selvagem e a natureza que vive e rodeia a Quinta da Portuguesa.