Monthly Archives: September 2011

Travels With Bowie & D.O.G.: Pennsylvania!

In the past six years, my dogs and I have seen a lot of this country. I take a lot of photos when I travel and my favorites are usually the shots with my border collie mixes Bowie and Dio … Continue reading

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Rattlesnake Season Continues…

Well it seems rattlesnake season isn’t over after all. This morning one of my neighbors found a rattlesnake curled up in their dog’s bed on the porch — the same dog who was bitten earlier this summer! Talk about bad … Continue reading

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Tarantulas On the March…

We’ve had a few chilly nights and cool days here, which I hope mean we’re nearing the end of rattlesnake season. But things are never boring here in the desert: after rattlesnake season comes tarantula season! Every fall, usually in September … Continue reading

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Travels With Bowie & D.O.G.: Oregon!

In the past six years, my dogs and I have seen a lot of this country. I take a lot of photos when I travel and my favorites are usually the shots with my border collie mixes Bowie and Dio … Continue reading

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A Long Weekend Among the Collegiate Peaks

I don’t know about you guys, but I had one hell of a Labor Day weekend! My friend Sarah and I and our three dogs spent four days hiking a 30-mile loop around Colorado’s Collegiate Peaks Wilderness, including up and over 14,196-foot Mount … Continue reading

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Long Adventure Weekend!

I’m off! Heading to Colorado’s Collegiate Peaks Wilderness for a 4-day 24-mile loop up and over Mount Yale- 14,202 feet! So far this summer the dogs and I have summited several sub-10’s, two 11’s, three 12’s and a 13. Hopefully … Continue reading

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How Walkable Is Your Town?

This morning, after my daily hike, I sat down to breakfast over Santa Fe’s local weekly paper, The Reporter. This week’s edition is all about how to get more active in Santa Fe: gym memberships, running clubs, cricket teams, even … Continue reading

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