The “Crane” famile at Valhalla

I pulled into my driveway yesterday and what did I see? A family of Cranes… I have never in all the years we have lived here seen these curious birds on our property. What a delight it was to see them & photograph them. They were cruisin’ for quite awhile on the property. Mom Crane …

A Bird’s Breakfast ~

This beautiful bird was enjoying the suet we feed them …while I enjoyed my morning coffee. I love the colors of this bird and the markings on its chest .  Not sure what kind of bird it is ? Penny has informed me that this is a Northern Flicker ~ Thank you Penny ! The …

Puppies,Parrots & Cockatoos oh my…

I have a friend who is a Certified Avian Specialist.  I was at her place the other day and couldn’t resist taking some images of her “flock”  She has these special birds some are pets others she has rescued and others she is bringing back to health.  She also has two of the cutest pups …

The Sunflower Seeds ~

  I never get tired of seeing these animals and birds.  It amazes me how they survive the cold winters. Deer on the porch eating  sunflower seeds in the evening ~  gotta make a living. Deer feeding on what a friend of mine calls “wild bird seed” on Horse Lake Road~ Deer in the yard …