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A Pet for Petunia by Paul Schmid (2011)

This book is too cute!

Petunia likes skunks.  Well, that’s not quite true she LOVES skunks and really, really, really wants one as a pet.  The wheedling and promises Petunia makes as she begs for a pet skunk will be familiar to many parents.  78 more words


Wild Things: Frisky skunks prompt warning

Does your yard smell like skunk?

Totally possible, according to the Alberta Institute for Wildlife Conservation.

As mating season begins, skunks will apparently be more visible as they search for a partner. 252 more words

Local News

Skunky Dog Bath

I walked in the house after getting home from work and it was a lot like opening those nasty dog bones and taking a big whiff.  907 more words


Stinky skunks scaring residents in Calgary community

ABOVE: A Calgary woman has started a petition to get the skunks out of Taradale. Dallas Flexhaug reports. 

CALGARY – A family in Taradale is unhappy with the latest residents to set up camp in their community, saying as far as neighbours go – they stink! 311 more words


Do You Smell That Refreshing Scent?

“Odors have a power of persuasion stronger than that of words, appearances, emotions, or will. The persuasive power of an odor cannot be fended off, it enters us like breath into our lungs, it fills us up, imbues us totally.

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The Great Skunk Hunt

“In the land of the skunks he who has half a nose is king.” -Chris Farley

Well, it’s that time again. My latest magazine article just came out. 1,345 more words


The Smell of Skunk

When our pastor, Tom, used the smell of skunk as a sermon illustration this morning, my husband and I glanced at one another with a chuckle.   977 more words