Always, Always Listen to Your Instincts

This is Cora. She’s a gorgeous Leonberger visiting Washington state. Cora was actually born in McKinney, Texas and calls Idaho home. I’m sharing her photos to remind you to listen to your gut and your instincts. Then act and let them be your guide. I helped Cora with one small, simple task of helping her…

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Resilience and Hope in a Coyote I Have Named Resilient

When I first saw her my heart broke for her.   It was in June 2020.   She appeared on a camera trap hopping along on three legs.   Her left front leg was gone except for a small stump.   She was getting around quite well for a coyote with three legs, trotting through the tall grass as…

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A November Beaver Pond Reset

The November evening at the Beaver Pond greeted us like a welcomed kiss on our cheeks. The warmth was unusual for this November. We arrived as the sun was beginning to set. Reflections of the juniper trees were casting their shadows on the edges of the pond as if they were looking in a mirror…

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