Tag: Pelican

Dart/Wildlife Rescues

DART Dart is a Shetland sheepdog and performed in agility trials until we left Maryland when he was five. Florida does not offer many trials and I could only find one place to train. We stopped doing agility but Dart continued expertly catching his… Continue Reading “Dart/Wildlife Rescues”

Stitch the Pelican and the Dancing Gull

Stitch is a pelican that required surgery to close up a tear in his pouch. That happened in 2004. Stitch was released into the wild after undergoing rehabilitation at the Ark in St. Augustine, Florida. Stitch chose to come back and spend his remaining… Continue Reading “Stitch the Pelican and the Dancing Gull”

Matanzas River

October 18, 2018 Last Sunday, we kayaked on the Matanzas River near the Matanzas Inlet.  The river meets the ocean at the inlet.  It was a beautiful day, so there were lots of folks out enjoying the water.  That meant there were lots of… Continue Reading “Matanzas River”

Goodbye Florida

We are now headed north and we will miss Florida.  We had a wonderful stay at Lowkey Hideaway at Cedar Key.  There are only 9 campsites and they are all on the water with a fantastic view of the sunset.  There is a local… Continue Reading “Goodbye Florida”

Baby Owls

It was another beautiful day.  I spent the morning watching the birds forage in the water and saw these two Little Blue Herons fighting. Meanwhile, Dart took in the view from the shade. We drove to the Lower Suwanee National Wildlife Refuge.  There is… Continue Reading “Baby Owls”