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Monday Mischief: Harold and Maude Return

Every year Harold and Maude, or their children or grandchildren, have come back to nest in the front yard. Ducks do that. The experts at Ducks Unlimited say that ducks “imprint information about their home breeding and wintering areas and use navigational cues to return to them. Adult female ducks often return to former breeding sites.”

We have been blessed for the last 16 year’s as we have watched Harolds and Maudes waddle around the grounds, swim in the pool, and ultimately waddle their ducklings down to the river.

Luckily the ducks are in the front yard. The dogs would love to chase them, and do roust them if they fly into the back or worse in the pool, but the front is leash only territory so the duckies are ‘kind of’ safe. They must feel at home since they keep coming back.

What kind of mischief did you get into today?

Just another DogDaz morning at the zoo ❤

 
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Posted by on May 22, 2017 in Birds

 

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Monday Mischief: Summer’s End

 

Recently, at Ocean City, Maryland, I captured the Piper Plover birds playing in the surf.  It was a gorgeous end of summer, enter fall kind of day.  They did not stay long.  Turn your sound up if you want to hear the surf.

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Did you vote for Louise today at the Subaru Pet Hall of Fame.  She needs your support to win fun things! http://pets.subaru.com/en-us/Share/3a8c257c-be32-4ed3-ab10-2cf4c1ef6d07

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Just another DogDaz morning at the zoo ❤

 
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Posted by on October 12, 2015 in Birds

 

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DogDaz Zoo: The Shower

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Source: 19 of the Happiest Animals on the Planet

 
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Posted by on September 24, 2015 in Birds

 

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DogDaz Zoo: Love Peck?

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What is with these crows?  Just the other day I posted the crow pecking the dog’s tail on the beach, now I found one bothering a wolf.  Those crows are crazy! – DogDaz
 
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Posted by on June 7, 2015 in Animals, Birds, Dogs

 

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DogDaz Zoo: Koi-ing a Duck

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This picture makes me feel simultaneously peaceful and anxious.  I love the calm swimming of the duck (or is it a black swan) on the pond, but then all those Koi make me anxious because they are so crammed in and they look hungry.  How does it make you feel? – DogDaz

 
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Posted by on June 5, 2015 in Birds, Fish

 

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DogDaz Zoo: The Peck

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Crow: “Look guys, a hot dog.  Let me go get it” – Hahahaha – DogDaz
 
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Posted by on June 4, 2015 in Birds, Dogs

 

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DogDaz Zoo: If I Didn’t Know It Was Real…

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<p>Short-eared Owl (by by Mohn Khorshid)

 
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Posted by on May 21, 2015 in Birds

 

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