Month: December 2018

Luego de mucho tiempo sin compartir fotografías del Tingazú en el blog comparto hoy estas dos tomas obtenidas durante la mañana de hoy en el Club Refugio Ombú. Fue un fin de semana espectacular en el que recibimos la visita de Guillermo Terán, su hijo Andrés, y Federico Galfione, quienes vinieron desde la Ciudad de
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(Picture Credit: LICreate/Getty Images) Happy New Year to you and all your furry family members! We’re ready to start the countdown and ring in 2019, and some of our feline friends are joining the fun. Hope the new year brings you lots of love, health, happiness, and kitty cuddles! Watch These Hilarious Cats Sing ‘Auld Lang
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I have seen at least fifteen Greater Spotted Eagles Clanga clangathis winter in the Jubail area. Birds winter at a number of sites in Saudi Arabia with the Jubail area the best for the species in the Eastern province. In winter birds are almost always near wetland areas with large areas where they can hunt
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This autumn there have been large numbers of Blue-cheeked Bee-eaters passing over Jubail as well as many other areas of the Eastern Province. The species is a common passage migrant through the Eastern Province of Saudi Arabia with good numbers of birds passing in the spring as well as the autumn. Numbers are commoner in
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I have visited the southwest highlands many times this year and have managed to take a few reasonable photos of Yemen Warbler a species that is not so easy to photograph. Yemen Warbler Sylvia buryi is a common, but local, resident of the south-west highlands in bushy areas especially on the Raydah escarpment, and slightly
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(Picture Credit: Getty Images) Cats love warm, cozy things, so the winter can be stressful for them. They’ll want a safe place to hide, curl up, and stay toasty warm. They need nice, heated, fuzzy things to sleep on and special grooming for their fur. But when blizzard conditions are roaring outside, you’ll need to
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(Picture Credit: DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images) Most of our cats are happy staying indoors, but many kitties love playing in the snow. It may seem odd to think that a feline would enjoy getting their paws cold and wet, but cat logic is impossible for our human minds to understand. One cat even went so far
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Sunday started very lazily and my fry up breakfast was interrupted when Jr Jr pointed out there was a big flock of Waxwings in the garden. There were 80 of them and they made short work of the remaining apples in the garden (this is the first time any apples have remained on the trees
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(Picture Credit: Geshas/Getty Images) Some cats absolutely love the outdoors, even in winter. Other cats wouldn’t dream of getting their paws all wet and cold in the snow. However, we’ll never know which our cats are until we let them test that wet, white stuff out for themselves. The humans in this video responsibly keep
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December has been a slow birding month for me so far. I’ve been reading the local eBird lists and noticed that birders have noticed that the species lists have dropped down to 10-20 species per outing. One reason I prefer fishing to birding is that I’ve never been “skunked” while birding. There have been many
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(Picture Credit: Getty Images) Question: Why is my dog suddenly aggressive toward other dogs? Answer: Without meeting your dog, it’s impossible to know for sure. That said, here are some of the most common reasons dogs begin to show aggression toward other dogs: 1. The Dog Is Coming Into Adolescence Adolescent dogs are little fur-covered
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It has been raining and gray here for days that feel like weeks. It seems to make the red cardinals stand out even more than usual. It reminds me of something Terri Guillemets wrote: “Winter is the slow-downWinter is the search for selfWinter gives the silence you need to listenWinter goes gray so you can
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