Gretchen was working at the potting table under the end shelter
when she noticed something odd right by the table.
It was Francine, our friend the softshell tortoise,
in from the woods, laying eggs in the same under the shelter.
So we fenced the dogs out until she politely asked to be let out.
Then I put Continue reading →
At the far side of the pond, Yellow Dog spotted a moccasin before anybody else. The small but deadly Agkistrodon piscivorus didn’t stand a chance against the pair of experienced snake wranglers, Yellow Dog and Brown Dog.