This morning

First of all, I'm happy to say the new heated water bowl is working out just fine! The power cord is slightly shorter than the old one. It specifically stated on one of the labels to not use extension cords with it, and there are no other outdoor power outlets we can use here, so … Continue reading This morning


We are still in a polar vortex induced cold spell right now. I delayed doing my rounds outside until it had warmed up to -32C/-25.6F I skipped switching out the memory cards in the trail cams again! Just the extra time to refill both bird feeders this morning was pushing it. The heated water bowl … Continue reading Iced

Cat water heater – let’s see if this works!

A set up to keep the cats' water from freezing is now set up in the sun room. We will know by tomorrow, if not tonight, if it will work. Here is the set up. First, the heat source: an incandescent light bulb. This is what my brother had used under the kitchen sink, to … Continue reading Cat water heater – let’s see if this works!