Saturday, January 19, 2013

Meet Zoe - The Rare Golden Zebra

Zoe - The Golden Zebra

Golden or White Zebra

Zoe is one of the rarest zebras in exsistance. She is what is called a Golden Zebra, although some refer to her as a “white” zebra. Zoe is the only Golden Zebra known to be in captivity at this time. Zoe was born on the Island of Molokai, Hawaii in 1998 and shortly after her and her mother, Oreo, were moved to the Three Ring Ranch, which is an animal sancturary on the Big Island of Hawaii.

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Wednesday, January 16, 2013

How to Attract a Variety of Birds to Your Backyard

Bluebird in Spring
Source:  sgbrown-Rockcreek Photography

I love watching the birds around our house.  I like to sit out on the porch in the mornings with my coffee and usually my camera and watch the birds. Just taking 20 or 30 minutes in the morning to enjoy nature and the birds, is just a wonderful way to start my day.

Beautiful Male Cardinal
Bird photography is one of my favorite hobbies and is becoming more and more popular. Most of us enjoy watching birds and if you would like to attract more of a variety of birds to you yard here are a few helpful ideas. Read more ...

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