Posted September 17, 2018 by Laurie Kay Olson

*boop* Hey, squirrel! Stop eating and get down here. It's time for a game of tag.

Posted September 13, 2018 by Laurie Kay Olson

The new Farmers' Almanac says that a good share of us will be facing a cold and snowy winter this year. To be precise, it says that where I live there will be "teeth-chattering cold, plentiful snow." While these days we have loads of weather forecasters with their electronics, radar, and satellites to keep us up-to-date on what is going to happen, we once relied on nature to fill us in on what the future inter held in store for us.

Posted August 29, 2018 by Creature Features

A squirrel with a serious case of the munchies was caught chowing down on a trashed slice of pizza at a California hotel pool.

Posted August 25, 2018 by Laurie Kay Olson

It is no surprise that many of my friends are crazy about animals. After all a lot of them grew up where I did among the wildlife of the Front Range of Colorado. What is more surprising is how many of them take absolutely fantastic animals photos.

Posted August 9, 2018 by Laurie Kay Olson

I scream, you scream, even squirrels love good ice cream!

Posted July 21, 2018 by Laurie Kay Olson

Finally! Frito-Lay is making Cheetos in a squirrel-sized pack so that I can get in on the snacking.

Posted July 19, 2018 by Laurie Kay Olson

Bob Ross may have been best known for teaching people to paint happy little clouds and happy little trees on his PBS television show "The Joy of Painting." There was another side to him that viewers were sometimes introduced to on air -- his love of animals. He had a penchant for rescuing wild animals and working to raise or rehabilitate them -- from baby squirrels to baby owls.

Posted July 19, 2018 by Laurie Kay Olson

You know this summer is extra hot when you find a squirrel using the public water fountain.