Today we visited the leash free park along Etobicoke Creek. For those wondering how to access it, go in from South Creek Rd, which runs south from Dundas St west of West Mall. It’s a great spot for dogs because they have lots of room… Read More
I took the dogs up to a favourite forest this morning. I was looking (unsuccessfully) for oyster mushrooms, Pleurotus populinus – the so-called aspen oyster. Normally they fruit around the beginning of June in my local forests. Last weekend I was away at banjo camp… Read More
I took The Partners down to the lake today. I didn’t expect I’d be able to let them go for a swim after all the rain – usually a rainstorm makes the lake pretty gungy for a few days. To my surprise, it was very… Read More
Here’s George the Newf enjoying the day at Jack Darling Park…
We were walking the partners the other evening when a woman walked toward us. She stopped a dozen feet away, a look of shock and awe on her face. She looked at Georgie and looked back at us. Is it…..a bear? Another day, a guy… Read More
Today George and Ruby and I were out walking along Lakeshore and we stopped in at Long Branch Animal Clinic – an excellent team of vets. I wanted to get George’s ear checked – he’s got a bit of an infection in his right ear… Read More
We ventured out into the foggy morning with The Partners.
What a beautiful, sunny and mild February day! We took The Partners for a walk down by the lake. There is a little bit of ice remaining in the yacht club basin but the ice has disappeared from open water, at least for now. George… Read More