Tag Archives: raising frogs

Spring at Last?

Spring is sprung The grass is riz And also Eric the Bobtail is. That was a short winter!  Eric appeared on my lawn this afternoon, strolling quietly in the sunshine.  Nice to see you again little buddy! Also I spotted … Continue reading

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Drought

Another Severe Thunderstorm Warning for damaging wind and heavy rainfall was issued this afternoon for our area.  The drought is so bad at present that everyone hopes the promised rain comes.  In all the time I have been here, I have … Continue reading

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Companions

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WC Frogs

The summer has been unusually hot and dry so far.  This time last year there were frogs everywhere, and one could hear them calling at night.  This year I have heard nothing and until today the only frogs I have … Continue reading

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Pound Frog

I spotted her for the first time last night.  Carl had dropped her off on New Year’s Eve.  He  found her when cleaning out the water trough at the dog pound.  She is an odd grey colour rather than green. … Continue reading

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2014: The Saga Continues…

More mundane details of the life of an aging EHO… Today was a perfect day for a ride. The sun was behind clouds most of the time and the temperature was pleasantly in the lower mid twenties.  I set out … Continue reading

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2013 in review

In 2013, there were 143 new posts, growing the total archive of this blog to 1,338 posts. There were 326 pictures uploaded Continue reading

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Bindoon that Road Before

I had to go to an EHO meeting in Bindoon.  I took the bike.  It makes travel much more enjoyable and having a destination makes riding even more fun.  also it was a Noble Gesture, because the Shire is a … Continue reading

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Racked With Guilt

I am mortified.  I pride myself on being a sensitive soul  and an animal lover. Not too long ago I felt a surge of paternal pride when the first frog of the season appeared in my pond. It was so … Continue reading

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Strike Three, and Other Stories

Strike Three On Saturday I told Andrew about the problems I had with the Strike GPS.  As it happens he is an Electronics Gun (he has been helping me get my old computer sorted out)   He was interested in what … Continue reading

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