Video of Mallard Duck and Canada Goose

Mallard Ducks and Canada Geese

Every year a few Mallard Ducks and Canadian Geese land in the front field. They hang around for a few days and then they move on. The little ‘pond’ is from the snow melting and it doesn’t stay for long. When it pretty much dries up neither the geese or ducks visit anymore. All the … Read more…

coyote on the run

Coyotes in the Yard

We knew we had coyotes coming into our yard, especially at night. We didn’t know what all they were up to, and it looks like they’re up to no good. In this video we can see a bit of behavior that most consider down right rude, but normal for most species. They’re marking their territory … Read more…

link to trailcam video

Wild Turkeys

Wild turkeys started to visit around March 4th. There’s a fairly large group of hens with two toms. Turkeys will eat any grain you put out for them. They also forage for bugs, greens and any wild fruits and nuts that are available. Wild turkeys can fly, but they generally don’t fly very far. They … Read more…

Video for Tastes Like Squirrel

Tastes Like Squirrel Butt

We’re having a little fun with the clips we caught on a trail camera in this video. A whitetail doe is munching at the ground feeder and she seems to find the taste a bit on the odd side. She keeps sticking out her tongue and licking at the snow. The feeder is set up … Read more…

Deer Fighting

Does Behaving Badly

When we think of deer, especially does, we picture a gentle loving creature. Those big brown eyes are so filled with love we could just watch them all day and smile. Except that isn’t always the way it is. They get in bad moods just like every other living thing out there. And luckily we … Read more…

chipmunk hanging upside down

Chipmunk at the Suet Feeder

A cute little chipmunk stopped by for a bite from the suet feeder. These little guys can be quite entertaining. They seem to do everything on fast forward. He’s having a bit of a time getting around the wire cage, but he does some awesome acrobatics to get at the good stuff. He is a … Read more…