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Amelia; June 2009 – September 2010

We lost Amelia early this morning. Thanks to Victoria and Alexandra for making her last few weeks as comfortable as possible; thanks to everyone who threw a treat Amelia’s way during her brief (but very happy!) life.

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Matters of life and death.

There are certain mistakes I have repeated often enough that I can consider myself an expert at failure in those areas. The hubris of thinking I am in charge is one of them. I created MY Chicken Kingdom, where I thought … Continue reading

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Sad news.

I’m so sorry to bring sad tidings to your merry Christmas. Yesterday afternoon I went over to the coop to check in on the girls and immediately noticed only three of them standing in the pen. 3 pm is late … Continue reading

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“Dogs’ lives are too short. Their only fault, really.”

If only they could stay puppies forever. Nikki was my father’s constant companion and died too soon last week at age eleven. She was just a little thing, but the void left by her loss is a big one. We’re … Continue reading

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