White-tailed deer: You scratch my back…

White-tailed deer bucks can be surprisingly chummy when they’re not competing for does. In our narration, we describe what these boys are up to as “back scratching” but we’re open to other interpretations. Whatever it is, we think it’s pretty endearing.

Skunk family on an evening stroll

What do you call a group of baby skunks? Is there a collective noun? How about a “flounce”, or maybe a “hair do”?* Whatever they’re called, these little beauties with their brilliant fur and funny wobbly gait came through our yard on a field trip with their mother and we caught them on a camera. […]