What on earth is that?

I spotted a mystery while checking the trail cams today! https://youtu.be/iYjTM1BiRFg Watch closely, behind the deer. We have a mystery critter! It's too big to be a squirrel, and squirrels are not out at night, anyhow. It seems too small to be a raccoon or a skunk. Those are large enough that they would be … Continue reading What on earth is that?

Critter of the Day: just jogging (plus bonus mystery critter)

We haven't been seeing deer much lately, though as fall approaches, we are starting to see them in the fields as we drive by again. Once in a rare while, I will see on in the trail cam, going down our driveway and jumping the chain. I haven't seen any since the gate got replaced. … Continue reading Critter of the Day: just jogging (plus bonus mystery critter)

Critter of the Day: mystery critter

This critter is a mystery in a couple of ways. The first: I don't know exactly what it is, other than "caterpillar". I've been doing searches, and the closest I can guess is that it's some variety of tussock moth. It's quite tiny - smaller than my fingernail. I've never seen anything like it around … Continue reading Critter of the Day: mystery critter