Category Archives: Animals

God in Surgery

Before I became a veterinarian, I worked at a local veterinary clinic near my home as a veterinary assistant/kennel worker.  There are just some patients I will never forget.  One of those patients was a big ole very gentle and … Continue reading

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Out in Nature Hiking Bryant Grove Trail

Hubby and I recently returned to a trail we’ve hiked in the past, called the Bryant Grove Trail located in Long Hunter State Park near Nashville, Tennessee.  It’s a good trail if you like solitude while hiking (we do) as … Continue reading

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Backyard Visitor

Yesterday, while standing in the kitchen getting ready to cook dinner, hubby walked up to the sink to wash his hands.  A minute later, I noticed him straining to see something out the kitchen window.  Finally, he said, “Is that … Continue reading

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A Girl and Her Duck

I saw this On the Road with Steve Hartman segment on the CBS Evening News yesterday and it was just one of the best things I’ve seen in a long, long time!  What a sweet and  beautiful story. Gail ♥

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It’s Another Boy for April the Giraffe!

Have you heard the news?  Yes, April the giraffe had her baby this morning!  Isn’t he adorable?  I was up watching the live cam late last night and into the wee hours of the morning as April began pacing and … Continue reading

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What I’ve Learned From Watching a Giraffe Cam

Are any of you watching and awaiting the birth of April the Giraffe’s fifth calf?  She’s due at any time.  I’ve been glued to the Animal Adventure Park live cam AGAIN and swore I’d never let myself get addicted to it … Continue reading

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I’ve Created a Monster

Back in early winter when we first started getting some colder weather, I was in the bathroom blow drying my hair.  Both cats were outside on the screened in porch.  Hubby let them in and Nugget, the blonde tabby, ran … Continue reading

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