Re: [gardeners] Re: Sightings

Jann (
Thu, 13 Mar 2003 11:31:42 -0600

Don't you love the fawns? If the mother doesn't sense you, you can watch 
them play like kittens in the fields.


At 10:40 AM 3/12/03 -0500, you wrote:
>It's fascinating to hear what you all see in your back yards. :)
>When we went on a 2-week camping adventure last fall to parts of Colorado, 
>New Mexico, Utah, and Arizona, we were absolutely thrilled to wake up one 
>morning with our tent surrounded by a herd of mule deer. They were so 
>curious and quiet. There was also a doe with twin fawns who came every day 
>around noon to the watering hole near our tent - amazing to be only a few 
>feet away from them.
>The first night of camping I woke up to the sound of coyotes and, never 
>having heard them, thought "either this is coyotes or a wild band of 
>headhunters coming to get us." :0  When a few minutes passed and my head 
>was still intact, I relaxed and enjoyed the song. :)
>Also of some amazement to us were the cattle wandering around everywhere...:)
>billie hinton
>"A good traveller has no fixed plans and is not intent on arriving."
>Lao Tzu