Monthly Archives: January 2017

Eggstreme egg-laying

So many eggs! It’s only January and already the birds are gearing up for the spring. I know the winter is not very cold and long here, but aren’t you exaggerating a little, girls? It seems the (neutered) cats are … Continue reading

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Eggs in the pond

Dear ducks. Why do you lay eggs in the pond? So I can find a few good rotten eggs when I clean it? Do you do it just so they can wedge themselves into the drain and clog it up, … Continue reading

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Caturday with Bessie

I haven’t mentioned Bessie much in my cat posts. She is one of our pet zoo cats, but we didn’t choose her – she chose us. She just started showing up, looking for food and attention. Her ear is snipped, … Continue reading

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The Mystery Deer

Last week, we went on a trip to the highest point and most northern tip of Israel: Mount Hermon. Yes, I know some will say it’s actually Syria, but that’s not the point here. I personally would gladly exchange the … Continue reading

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Caturday with Fish

Keshet’s favourite thing in the house is the aquarium. It’s a lovely warm place to sleep on, and it’s got interesting little creatures flitting around in it. Good for hours of fun watching and batting at the glass with her … Continue reading

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Pet Zoo Week 2

What was new in the pet zoo this week? Well… This: Our Polish hen, Anna, decided to lay her first ever egg. In January. I can’t wait to try and hatch a few of her eggs! 🙂 She’s not the only … Continue reading

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Caturday with Shandy

This week, we had a minor cat drama at home. Our ginger cat Shandy got into a fight with a feral cat and was injured. I saw him limping when he got home, but I wasn’t too alarmed. However, a … Continue reading

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