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Black Bear attack

May 2, 2008 |

Ok, the title is more exciting then the event. It is spring and the Black bears are out and about. Earlier this week, a black bear was spotted wandering through the middle of main street. I am driving back toward the house after having dinner in town. Moving up the mountain on a curvy road,…

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Kodiak claims his sunshine

Kodiak claims his sunshine

May 2, 2008 |

Poor Qannik. He is, without a doubt, at the bottom of the totem pole. Want an example as Kodiak claims his sunshine? The sun is rising over a cool spring morning. A narrow strip of sunshine exists in the dog lot and Qannik has claimed it. Along comes Kodiak who pounces on Qannik. Qannik moves…

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View from Pinnacle Ridge

Pinnacle Ridge Fire

April 26, 2008 |

A wildfire, the Pinnacle Ridge Fire, burned its way along the ridge of our property, but didn’t cause any serious damage.

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landscaping time

Landscaping Time

April 25, 2008 |

A beautiful spring day and everyone’s mind turns to landscaping time.  Ok, mine doesn’t.  I purposely live without a lawn mower and have no plans to ever cut grass again in my life.

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Attack Of The Dog Food Bag

September 15, 2007 |

So many dangers around Sibe Quentin that might try to trap a certain fuzzy cotton ball – like say the attack of the dog food bag.

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Rain Storm

July 7, 2007 |

When hiking in the mountains, you should always be prepared for a sudden change in the weather and a rain storm – though we were not.

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All Dogs Outside

July 1, 2007 |

Such a simple command. Clear. Brief. Usually effective. But in the last 24 hours, three dogs have assumed that the command “All Dogs Outside” applied to everyone else, but not them.

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fuzzy alarm clock Kodiak

Fuzzy Alarm Clocks

June 29, 2007 |

Who needs an alarm clock when you live in a house full of canines? The fuzzy alarm clocks are quite skilled at preventing oversleeping.

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Siberian Utility Vehicle

June 21, 2007 |

We have special requirements for our limousine – a Siberian Utility Vehicle (SUV) that provides us the proper comfort on road trips.

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December 17, 2006 |

A small herd of dogs deserve to be comfortable in their own home. So Hu-Dad got them a couch. They redecorated it into a Frankencouch.

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TV ghost

TV Ghost

August 8, 2005 |

Quietly working in the den when the television started turning itself on and off. Did I have a poltergeist? A TV ghost? Or just a Siberian Husky.

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mighty hunter

Mighty Hunter

July 10, 2005 |

Our Baby Bear, Natasha, tries to emulate her Mama Bear, Nikita, in everything she does – including her somewhat successful effort as a mighty hunter.

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