Wild Kingdom

Jun 24, 2020,07:28 AM

A big surprise this morning - a fox on my back patio!

And a few weeks ago a raccoon gave us a big shock as he came up to our door for some dates ...

We’ve got to stop this lockdown before the animals reclaim their territory.


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Reclaim is the right word here 😋 [nt]

 By: redcorals : June 24th, 2020-08:18
Here an unnamed fox family gave birth to a litter of pups under a boardwalk..some idiot's took the liberty to adopt them. They obv had to return them when city and social media intervened. ...  

Lovely! [nt]

 By: amanico : June 24th, 2020-08:46

No doubt about it! Italy, which was hit very hard by the lockdown, also saw a dramatic increase of these issues (among many others, of course)...Here's Genova during the past couple months..

 By: FabR : June 24th, 2020-08:36
...featuring some boars in Corso Italia (the main street on the sea), some roes downtown, and even some wolves up on the hill, not too far from my house: Instead, since I'm apparently not welcome this summer (I'm too human), I have to rely on my friends t...  


 By: WatchAl : June 24th, 2020-08:59
The Raccoon has a shocked look on its face, I guess he is wondering what you are doing at his house as opposed to what he is doing at your house.

LOL! Yes! ;) [nt]

 By: amanico : June 24th, 2020-09:11

Love the animals....

 By: Mostel : June 24th, 2020-13:42
Every now and then, in addition to the beasts... I think about how, if we let things go... stopped mowing lawns, weeding, etc... (and I mean this in big metropolitan cities...) they would all be enveloped in wild weeds in a very short time... with wild an... 

The Green Man

 By: cazalea : June 24th, 2020-17:33
The Green Man By Malcolm Guite My face in the foliage, you’ve seen that face before It was carved in the Choir by your fathers back in the days of yore I’m the power in the pulse I’m the song underneath the soil I’m the unseen King of the ditches, ragged ...  

Yep, exactly!

 By: Mostel : June 28th, 2020-14:49
The Green Man is not stoppable. The Green Man is at the very least, a minion of God and Nature. (or God?) In these upside down times, where natural life (germs) are trying to be repressed... which is impossible... we, humans, are like these weeds... irrep... 

Thanks - I can take credit only for knowing Malcolm

 By: cazalea : June 30th, 2020-06:57
who wrote and performs the song. Mike