Mar 21 2013

Peacocks Enjoy the Spring Sun

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Peacocks are tropical birds after all. When sunny Spring days finally arrive, they like to soak up the warmth…preferably in our herb garden where they can peck and preen!

Sunbathing in the warm Spring sunshine

Sunbathing in the warm Spring sunshine

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Mar 04 2013

Free-Range Peacocks & Other Friendly Fauna

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Feeding time for the peacocks

Doug feeding the “peaks”

This bucolic scene is deceptive. Because Doug has never encountered an animal he doesn’t want to feed, our property is overrun with pesky peacocks and pet deer.

Deer sunbathing

Friendly deer enjoying the sun outside our front door

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Nov 28 2009

Under Surveillance … by the Animal Kingdom

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Tiny Kali-gee is a fearless peacock chaserIt was not yet dawn. Our business line was ringing, so I automatically jumped out of bed and ran to answer the phone. Big mistake. Within seconds, Kali-gee, our geriatric outdoor cat, was howling Continue Reading »

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