Our neighbor knocked to let us know that we had a cute hiding in our hostas in the front yard! Here's a photo: She appears to be a Blanding's Turtle, and I reported her sighting to the Wisconsin Turtle Conservation Program. (You can report sightings here.) She was pretty big - maybe the size of … Continue reading What Did You Find in My Hostas?
We Rescued A Kitten… From A Deer?
So, this is kind of my husband's story, but he gave me permission to post it on my blog. My husband was driving to work early last week, when he saw a deer at the side of the road stomping on something. He beeped his horn, the deer bolted, and he got out to check … Continue reading We Rescued A Kitten… From A Deer?
Baby Raccoons and Rabies Shots
A few weeks ago, we drove our in laws' cabin for dinner, and when we parked, I heard an awful wailing. We looked around a little bit but couldn't find anything. Later, my father-in-law started the grill and heard the same thing, and he was a little more thorough because he found a baby raccoon … Continue reading Baby Raccoons and Rabies Shots