Creatures Big and Small-Canadian Geese

Canadian Geese (Branta canadensis) Bigger than a Mallard Bird, smaller than a Mute Swan, the Canadian Geese is a common sight in the Pacific Northwest in spring and all through summer and fall. Relatively huge water birds with a long neck, long body, huge webbed feet, and a wide, flat bill, the Canadian Geese areContinue reading “Creatures Big and Small-Canadian Geese”

Creatures Big and Small-Black-Tailed Deer

Black-Tailed Deer (Odocoileus hemionus columbianus) They were the first to welcome us to our new home when we arrived in the greater Seattle area in July 2019.  Two black-tailed deers had come ruminating amongst the wild berries that were growing in our backyard. Coming from Singapore where the only time you see a  deer wouldContinue reading “Creatures Big and Small-Black-Tailed Deer”