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Random Wednesday...Recap of my placement week (week 1)!

As you all know, I’ve done a week and a half of my summer placement so far now! And I’ve loved every second of it! So, I thought I’d give you a quick recap of my first week there with some cute photos to match! 473 more words

Windsor cancels skunk-killing program

Animal rights activists in Windsor earned a victory Monday night, as city council voted to scrap a controversial skunk-trapping program.

“We’re happy that the program has been terminated after only one year, and hopefully this will put the issue to rest,” said Melanie Coulter, director of the Windsor-Essex County Humane Society. 164 more words


Windsor kills skunk-kill program

Windsor’s skunks can breathe a sigh of relief after city council on Monday night approved a staff recommendation to cancel a controversial skunk trapping program. 214 more words


Cuteness Monday...Baby Skunks!

Have you ever seen a sweeter face than on a baby skunk? Since I met one at my placement on Wednesday, I’ve been obsessed with how adorable these little critters are! 20 more words

Garden: Transplants

I expanded the garden a gain — little by little it grows. I want it to be bigger yet I want it to be manageable.  I had a little section of about 18″ x 36″ next to the existing strawberries. 235 more words


City of Windsor's skunk-trapping program has had 'little effect'

Windsor’s controversial skunk-trapping program has had “little effect” on the skunk population and should be cancelled, says the city’s environmental services department.

“In terms of the trapping, at this point — it’s really not making a huge difference,” said environmental services manager Anne-Marie Albidone on Monday. 493 more words