Previously, I wrote about critters of L’Amable. Since then, we’ve seen more critters, and signs of even more. We’ve seen a lot of turtles, but this one was particularly big and disruptive to the dog yard. On our running/mushing trail in June, around 2 miles … Continue readingMore critters of L’Amable, Ontario
The dogs have been going crazy all day. Greg went out to investigate earlier and didn’t see anything and thought it was a deer hanging around. I went out this afternoon, and saw Mr. Turtle with his snout against the fence of Phanty’s pen. Mr. … Continue readingStranger Near the Dog Yard
We have a bunch of dogs retiring. These dogs are my champions, but are too old or have medical issues and can no longer run. We officially have more retirees than dogs who can pull a sled– which breaks my heart. Bear is only 8 … Continue readingLook Who’s Retiring
It’s late spring in L’Amable, Ontario, and we have huge numbers of caterpillars in the dog yard and trails. Specifically, this is the Eastern Tent Caterpillar (Malacosoma americanum). They are pretty gross, and tend to congregate in dog food bowls during the day. They hang … Continue readingEastern Tent Caterpillar-paloosa!