Our life in the foothills of Calaveras County, California. The pond is at the center of everything. In case we should forget, the bullfrogs yell it out all summer long. A noisy place, but home.
Tuesday, July 8, 2014
It's been hard to blog lately. It's sad to write about a place called "Frogpond Acres" when the pond has dried up. I knew that the summer would be a hard one. Drought is such a hardship. It's so very dry that the wild animals that live around us are desperate for water and are coming to the water basins we have around the house. The more common animals that come around to get their drinks are deer, quail, raccoons, skunks and turkeys. And then there was this track...
It's a very large cat's paw. A mountain lion, perhaps? We're not sure.
It's a very big kitty paw!
Tonight Bruce has the game camera set up to see who is coming up to drink.