Today was a rainy day, but the ducklings made their own rain inside the duck house by splashing around in the pool.
An animated GIF of the rain on the pond and Bert by the duck house:
A better quality static shot of that (the lettuce on the roof was waiting to be given to the ducklings):
Bert and the ducklings:
Another GIF of Bert and the ducklings chattering at each other, with more rain:
Later, some ducklings under and on top of the EcoGlow:
Afternoon swim during a break in the rain:
Lots of preening:
GIF of spreading tiny wings and preening:
Tiny wings again:
A summary video of the last week outside our feral cat house.
For this week’s Caturday, all five feral cats spotted, some in-person shots of Poppy and Porcini, and finishing with a GIF summary of the week outside the cat house.
Three cats in the cat house:
Three cats at the cabins:
Did you see the YouTube video summarizing that time?
Screenshot of the cams app, showing five cats — one on the house deck, one in a cabin, two in the house, and one in the feeder:
Long cat is long:
Porcini in the cabin, Poppy out front:
The same arrangement, but an in-person photo while I refilled the bird feeders:
Poppa and Porcini:
Another in-person shot of Poppy and Porcini, by the small pond, when I went out there to reset a couple of cameras that weren’t responding:
GIF summary of the week outside the cat house:
(I’ll follow up this post with a
YouTube edition of that summary.)
Edit to add:
Happy birthday Pansy! The feral cat who lives in the back of our shop, keeping it free of rodents, is 6 years old today (her observed birthday, anyway; having been found on the streets, her actual birthday is unknown):