Category Archives: Pets

The Eclipse From My Backyard

I opted to watch the Great American Eclipse through the trees in my back yard. And Zeus got caught without his glasses when a breeze blew the shadow of the leaves the other way. There was one bird singing out … Continue reading

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Bad Cat!

The trouble with cats is that many of them can not ignore a pretty bird. Or even just a regular old backyard bird who gets too close. While this mockingbird did not fall victim, others have not been so lucky. So … Continue reading

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Blue

Seemed like something wasn’t quite right with Blue a couple of weeks ago and today she’s gone. She absolutely adored me. She can’t keep from wagging her tail. I wish I could have done a better job for her. She … Continue reading

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The Rainbow Scarab

Just had to share this bright shiny bug my dog, Blue, pointed out a few days ago. Blue touched her nose to this critter and then walked away snorting. After one sniff, this is as close as she would get. … Continue reading

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Cait-in-the-Grass

Cait-in-the-Grass He’s such a good model. This is a variation of my Cait-in-a-Box photo series. Guess I should tag them all Cait-in-a-Place.

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Cait-on-a-Fence

My cats are full-time indoor cats, and they aren’t usually interested in venturing out unless I’m working in the backyard and then  Cait Sith and Sundance want to join me. I usually find Cait-in-a-Box, but he chose a different point … Continue reading

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Sundance ~ My Maine Coon Cat

The photo tip—Get it While the Gettin’s Good—in my last post applies to pets as well as to kids. I was stitching away at my sewing machine a few days ago and noticed Sundance perched at eye level right in … Continue reading

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