Surgical removal of the squeaky, plastic bit of a (typically) soft toy. Usually performed by a curious–or annoyed–pet.
The best drink for a cat might not be the filtered water that you dutifully provide. At least, not from the cat’s perspective.
A second referendum on EU membership was rejected by the British Government.
Didn’t the 4.1 million people that signed the petition hear the nearly 17.5 million people that voted to leave?
Some people must be cringing at the thought of the British people actually having a say in something, at last.
Bird-With-No-Name took a ‘big’ flight, yesterday, making it 40 feet out to a fig tree, not finding anything stable to land on, then flying back. She didn’t quite make it all of the way back to the table, but it landed safely on a chair. Yay, flight school!
Mourning Dove Is Growing Fast
She’s growing fast..
There’s a little bit of backstory to this, so if you haven’t already, go and read the first part of the baby bird story, and our trip to PetSmart.
Off you go. We’ll wait.
When do baby doves take their first flight?
April clearly feels that our family isn’t large enough.
She has a cat flap, and is free to leave the house as she needs, and nighttime is when she goes on her ‘adoption runs’. To be fair (if catching wildlife can be considered fair), she rarely kills anything she brings home–though she is partial to the taste of moths.
We’ve tried to give the birds a bit more of a chance by fitting her collar with a bell, and that has helped a lot,but there are lots of other exciting things that she can still catch if she can find the energy in the 100+ degree late-evening heat.