Tag Archives: wildlife

Please Don’t Feed the Deer

by | May 3, 2015

Oh dear, a woman was fined after feeding deer in her backyard Despite receiving repeated warnings, Jeannie Samad claims in her defense that she has been feeding the deer because they lacked a proper food source since winter began. According to The Weather Network, The Nova Scotia Department of Natural Resources discourages feeding wild animals,… Read more »

Here Be Dragonflies

by | June 22, 2014

The expression “Here be dragons” means dangerous or unexplored territories, in imitation of the medieval practice of putting dragons, sea serpents and other mythological creatures in uncharted areas of maps. My backyard is neither dangerous nor unexplored, so dragons do not live among the trees and plants, but a dragonfly spent a whole day basking… Read more »