New Community Members?

Thursday, 02 June 2016 by

We used to have many elk sightings here at Allenspark Lodge;  in our backyard, across the road, sleeping next to the kitchen window . . .  You get the idea.  Over the last 4 – 5 years, the elk seem to have been replaced by moose.  I don’t know if they don’t like each other,

A Sad Good-Bye

Wednesday, 23 March 2016 by

We had to say a hard good-bye to a very old friend/worker on Monday.  We lost Phoenix, our white dove, during the night.  It was not totally unexpected; she had not been feeling well the last few days, but would perk up if I petted her or talked to her.  You could tell she was

Moose in the Backyard

Monday, 19 October 2015 by

It’s been a really, really busy summer – but we have enjoyed lots of animal sightings, and several in our own backyard.  About a month ago, I was going after Reba in the back, thinking she was chasing a rabbit.  The rabbit turned out to be a small black bear. A couple of weeks later,