Tag Archives: Michigan

April showers bring … indoor playtime with adorable adoptables

Despite otherwise warmer and encouraging weather recently, last Thursday and Friday were cold, icy, rainy and grey here in the Mitten. So we brought our outdoor time indoors at the shelter on Friday, which provided the perfect opportunity to learn a … Continue reading

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Spring in the air, shelter dogs everywhere

I wore sandals in my yard this afternoon. S-A-N-D-A-L-S. It was 60 degrees and there is officially more ground showing than snow now. Hasta la vista, Polar Vortex. Don’t let the door hit you in the ass on the way … Continue reading

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At the Black and White Ball

I’ve had four or five different blog posts raging inside my head for the last couple weeks, which typically results in a deafening silence and tangible pause for published posts. So I thought I’d fill the void with some favorite photos … Continue reading

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Photo of the Week: Fall Color

We’re not very tolerant of the color red here in Michigan, except for when it involves bright berry-colored carpets of fall leaves in early October. Sadly, there is always a downside to everything.  And the downside to fall leaves is … Continue reading

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Photos of the Day: Land o’ Lakes

Walk 300 yards north from my front door and you’re standing in Cedar Lake.  Ah, Pure Michigan.    

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Video of the Week: Spring Fever

With springtime finally creeping its way into Michigan, I’ve found myself wandering back to what I recently learned was a vernal pool on our property to listen to the frogs and birds calling. Occasionally however, their soft, spiritual croaking and … Continue reading

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Go Blue! March Madness goes to the dogs . . . and Wolverines!

Celebrating Michigan’s big comeback win tonight!  We are awash in Mitten March Madness.

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