Category Archives: Animals

Tortoise Update

  Okay…they are not herd animals and live most of their lives as solitary creatures. But, would Scooter be sad if he went through his whole life without seeing someone else of the same species? Craigslist again: found an ad … Continue reading

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Chicken Update, May 2017

We were feeling lucky that our 2 hens survived the winter. They had a small heat lamp inside their coop, and a heated water base under their water font, but still… they spent a lot of time under a tarp … Continue reading

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Kactus K’s Little Spitfire – A Memorial

Kactus K’s Little Spitfire 1988-2017 Without the use of words, Spitfire told us that today was the time to go. He was our very first miniature horse. Purchased as a yearling, he’d been with us for 28 of his 29 … Continue reading

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Chickens

We hadn’t had chickens since leaving N. Albuquerque Acres 20 years ago, but a few backyard chickens seemed to be “in” all of a sudden. For a while, a dozen eggs were almost $3 in the supermarket and were colorless … Continue reading

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