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Golden Brodie retrieves for you the Virginia State Flower and Tree

I’m a content and people pleasing golden…I try anyway…and today I am bringing you a present…a virtual flower and tree that are near and dear to my Virginia born heart…the Dogwood.   89 more words


Anticoagulant rodenticides can cause mange

Serieys, Laurel EK, et al. “Serum chemistry, hematologic, and post-mortem findings in free-ranging bobcats (Lynx rufus) with notoedric mange.” The Journal of parasitology 99.6 (2013): 989-996. 281 more words


RAT POISON in Smaller Doses -- When It Doesn't Kill Right Off

Rat poison kills by use of the ingredient warfarin, or a second generation thereof, which thins the blood. In small doses, humans take a similar drug known as cumaden to prevent strokes. 418 more words


Rescuing and rehabilitating foxes

Today I’ve been visiting the Fox Project, just outside Tunbridge Wells.  It’s a charity dedicated to rescuing sick or injured foxes, rehabilitating and re-releasing them.   388 more words


Verborum Vomitus

Verborum vomitus is Latin for “verbal vomit”.  I had a an attack of verborum vomitus today while at the post office.  It was not pretty. 586 more words


540. Monday 20th February 2017. Kitava Island. Almost the ideal south seas tropical island...

Monday 20th February

I was up early as usual writing notes at 6am and transferring photos from yesterday to the laptop.

By the time I was finished and enjoying a cup of coffee and a bowl of cereal it was soon time to wake Donnis. 1,359 more words

Miracle could use one of her own

The dog pictured here had huddled in the doorway of a public building. She had a raging case of mange. Her boniness indicated she hadn’t eaten well for some time. 194 more words

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