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Snow Business

Aunt Scarlett has several bird-feeding stations and they, like the pond for the ducks are monitored and kept well-stocked.
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Winter Ice Storm

We expect our winter months here in Canada to be cold and snowy, and at times down right stormy. On milder days when the sun is out and the air is brisk, being at the farm during the winter is like stepping into a scenic Christmas card. Early mornings are especially beautiful. The dogs enjoy a good walk and are not deterred by snow.
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Swanson meets Shirley

Swanson has been enjoying life here at the farm since he arrived last spring. There are two ponds on the farm; one on either side of the long driveway. Swanson prefers the larger of the two, on the left of the driveway, and has selected it as his regular swimming hole. It could be because this pond is not only larger, but also has
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Swanson’s Dinner

Maybe you remember the in-home fast food fad that started in the mid 1950’s with the creation of the Swanson TV dinners. Made for convenience, these tasty (not so much) meals were boxed in foil-like plates with separate food compartments and went hand-in-hand with television watching. Here at the farm, Swanson’s dinner is also kept in a box for convenience, but it is not
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Close Encounters

No farm would be complete without a trusted guard-like dog and for this purpose we have Abby our furiously ‘happy-to-lick-you’ German Shepherd Dog. While she may be the largest of the three dogs that romp and roam around the farm, she is not necessarily the leader of the pack. The feisty Jack Russell Terrier named Happy seams to set the pace in that regard,
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