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Mountain dogs and black dogs

Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn Since I recently posted about our wildlife friend, Blackjack, the black fox, I feel compelled to write about an issue a high school friend brought to my attention — the lack of adoptability for black dogs.  I adopted Simon, our wonderful flat-coated retriever mix eight years…

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Blackjack

Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn One of the amazing things about living at 8200 feet in the mountains of Colorado is all the wildlife we see on our property and in our neighborhood.  Since we have lived here, we have seen bobcats on our front porch, a moose walking through our…

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Ski Season is Almost Over

Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn Well, with only days remaining before the Memorial Day weekend, ski season is almost over here in Colorado.  I had a stellar day enjoying incredible spring ski conditions at Arapahoe Basin last week, the lone remaining ski resort still open.  There’s still plenty of snow up…

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Winter isn’t quite over yet

Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn In any other part of the country, getting a major snowstorm in mid-May would cause people to pull out the record books. But not in the Rocky Mountains of Colorado. I’ve seen it snow 11 months of the year, and so a forecast of 9-18 inches…

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