The Eagle Has Landed   1 comment

Well, not quite.  Donna F. caught this dramatic picture of a golden eagle stooping at a ground squirrel a couple of days ago.

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It was an eagle, not a big redtailed hawk.  It’s not often we see one down here in the valley, but every once in a while one shows up.  It’s usually after a big windstorm like the one we just had.

Donna’s gotten some great pictures around here.  I love this one of her horse Zena (not to be confused with my dog Xena) and Peaches.

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Peaches was perfectly OK with Zena nibbling her ear.  Maybe she was dreaming that it was a tall dark handsome stranger . . . perhaps a chocolate Lab.

Billy continues to improve.  He’s abandoned his sling, and can do most (but not all) of the things he usually does.  I was even able to get out and ride a little this afternoon.  Here’s the proof . . .

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We didn’t go for very long, or very far, but it was nice to be back in the saddle!

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Posted January 29, 2014 by stablewoman in Birds, Dogs, Horses, Nature, Riding

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  1. Peaches is so darned cute. 🙂

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