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Heavy Traffic Near The Studio This Morning

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oldlady    1,323

probably should not post this but i was about to start work this morning when i noticed the traffic outside my studio window.  3 squirrels, one rabbit and a total of 6 deer.  who needs inspiration?

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preeta    80

Oh I am so envious. Nothing but sirens and ocean sounds of traffic and an errant dog here or there.

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Sputty    73

It's been the weather for buzzards here today. Lots of thermals for them to climb on, wheeling high, making their wonderful, plaintive, keening call. Absolute magic.

I swear I spend more time watching the wildlife than making pottery.

The deer were barking in the woods at dusk last night - a little dog across the valley was answering back!

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Joseph F    866

Somewhere I have a picture of a rabbit, chipmunk and squirrel all eating under a bird feeder together in my back yard. Nice to see you have good neighbors. 

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Denice    243

I hope the fire is not heading towards you,  I also have wildlife around me deer, coyotes, turkeys, herons and lots of birds.  The best part is my dog comes out to my studio with me and hangs around.  Denice

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Marcia Selsor    1,301

post-1954-0-97747200-1501602269_thumb.jpgWe have fires too, but a cold front comes through tomorrow. No raku until the Fall but I am sagger firing. Also have rabbits and deer. One bear and the moose are said to camp out under our apple tree when the apples get ripe. My cats are inside the studio most of the time.

Marcia

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Pres    896

We have very little in the way of critters here in the center of the little town. My traffic is just that, lots of traffic on the main street, trucks from the paper mill, lots of cars especially in the rush hours of morning and afternoon. Out back at the shop, most of the noise is buffered, and I little company there so the television keeps me company while wedging or doing other menial tasks. When I go to Mansfield to mow, I always keep an eye out for deer and black bears, foxes, and bobcats. Quieter up there, but to isolated for me, and very little in the way of bowling alleys.

 

 

best,

Pres

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Joy pots    20

We have a nasty squirrel the neighbourhood has named red. She taunts my dog by coming down the tree just to tease & runs back up. I get my exercise trying to catch my dog to stop the barking early in the am. We have other squirrels, deer, sometimes raccoons & lots of birds. We live near the edge of the city.

Joy

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Johnmicheal    0

Loads of deer and turkey, cats of course. No traffic, live at the end of a dirt road. Forest and field, let nature rest, no hunting allowed anymore, so the deer aren't as jumpy. We have armadillos now, the raccoons and possum seem jealous. Hummingbirds battle for there turf outside my windows. All I need to do is look up from my work and see....

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Joseph F    866

I was looking for a picture of a tree I took a few years ago in my backups and I found the picture I was talking about:

 

Secret meeting of the rodents. 

 

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ayjay    119

Snoozing Fox in the garden.

 

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Plenty of these around in the garden too, (although this one is rarer being an aberration, with extra spots).

 

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