Monthly archives: August, 2018

Pennsif’s Progress #572 – Last Duck Down

Today my last duck died. He was very old and the last of five brothers who came to us as homeless muscovies about 3 years ago. Mr Goose is now the only remaining member of the Aerial Defence Unit in charge of keeping the buzzards away from the chickens. New recruits will be needed. But …

Pennsif’s Progress #578 – Mr Goose saves the day

This afternoon I heard the chickens scream. The puppy started barking. Maybe because of the poultry panic. Or maybe because of me jumping into action. We rushed to the compound. The cacophony grew more frantic as we got closer – chickens, goose, duck all joined in. Then as I reached the gate, there it was. …