Posts Tagged "environment"


The Environment Matters

The Environment Matters


Posted By on Jul 1, 2019

This is today’s garbage off the streets and in the fields haul. It’s not like this every day but it could be if I walked in deeper into the fields. People prefer to illegally dump here rather than pay to drive out to the landfill and pay to dump…they seem to not think or care that the environment does matter. I know, this is NOT a beautiful photo or a beautiful thing. It is trash that has been thrown out of car...

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Who Gives a Hoot?

Who Gives a Hoot?


Posted By on Dec 19, 2018

During the month of June and part of July I was blessed to have two small desert owls living in a space I pass by on my morning walk/run with my Carolina Dog, Schatzie. I knew there were owls in the holes in the mesa cliffs but I had never had the privilege of seeing one up close before. During this short six week period, I passed by these two owls – well mostly the male was present as I am certain the female was attending to...

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Creepy Crawly Spring?

Creepy Crawly Spring?


Posted By on Apr 24, 2018

The leaves are budding, birds are singing, flowers blooming,it’s springtime in the Northern hemisphere! It’s a happy time of renewal and new growth. At least until we start to think of the bugs that also start to “flourish” which can also plague our animals both externally and internally. Part of the problem is that we have been conditioned to believe we must fear these pests and to annihilate them at all...

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A Flea Product and Skin Disease

A Flea Product and Skin Disease


Posted By on Jun 21, 2011

I’m not sure how many times I or rather “Shadrach” has posted here about using these “flea treatments” but I hope eventually the saturation on this subject makes a dent in thinking about these products as “protective” or “preventive”. Let me start by sharing this article on a leading flea “treatment” product (treatment being a watered down marketing word for...

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We all look forward to sharing some fun in the sun with our pets during the summer. However, this is also the time of year when many of us grow concerned over how to protect our pets from fleas, ticks and mosquitoes. The big pharmaceutical companies not only know this, but they actually motivate our fears so that we’ll use their products to “protect” our pets from such scary bugs as fleas, ticks and mosquitoes. They...

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