Tag Archives: Lisa

Lisa update

Lisa, our oldest working border collie, had a stroke last Thursday morning. It unfolded as I watched, beginning shortly after I came downstairs for the day, and it slowly took away many of the functions we tend to take for granted. The first thing I noticed were the tremors in her eyes, which brought on […]


A couple of years ago, we left on vacation for a week and returned to find our entire flock of chickens eaten by a raccoon that had moved into the loft of our storage barn. Not only had it eaten all of our laying chickens, but it had also eaten many of our barn cats […]