We go outside after dark a lot.
I have to go pee at bedtime, 3 am and again at 5:30 am.
I need to take my family with me, because I'm on leash restrictions for now (and I need back up, cuz it's scary out there).
Stanzie is a night owl too.
She is on leash restrictions ALWAYS after dark, because she likes to "mix it up" with the wildlife.
Dad took this picture, on one of our night pees.
The woods around us are full of night time activity.
Things rustle and go bump in the night. Spider webs brush your face at every turn.
Dad took this picture too.
But, by far the biggest night time ruckus around our place, comes from this fellow!
Photo Courtesy of Oregon Dept. of Fish and Wildlife
To hear what he says to us every night, click on link:
A few nights ago, we interrupted Mr. Owl taking down a wild rabbit in our back lawn.
He left the rabbit and flew away. Dad was going to bury the rabbit the next day. But, in the morning the rabbit was gone. Guess Mr. Owl came back to collect his snack.
Oh...and we have bats too.
We don't need any Halloween Decor.
Wyatt and Stanzie
Holy Cow! You gots lots going on in your neck of the woods! Better keep the flashlights handy too! Your Dad took some very cool pics! Xo Chloe and LadyBugReplyDelete
Owls don't try to catch Airedales, do they?!ReplyDelete
OMD wild or what? No way would my peeps be up at dark o clock. Have a marvellous Monday.ReplyDelete
Best wishes Molly
We are looking over our shoulders just reading your posting, Wyatt! BOO! Did we scare you?!ReplyDelete
Love ya lots♥
Mitch and Molly
That is pretty scary.. maybe I am okay with never going outside.. XOXO The LucyReplyDelete
Ooooooo your place is naturally ready for the spooky time of year.ReplyDelete
wow - you have halloween all year long !ReplyDelete
Holy Moly! We have an owl in our backyard that we hear at night. Mom heard a horrible noise a few weeks back and now we have a feeling it was mr. owl getting a snack of his own. Eeeek!ReplyDelete
3am sure sounds like a scary time to peepeeReplyDelete
Lily & Edward
WE have had an owl hanging around a few nights. We have to stay inside when he is here, Mom and Dad are afraid he might think we would make a good snackReplyDelete
Mr Bailey & Hazel
We got some owls round here, we hears em when we goes out real late sometimes.ReplyDelete
Wyatt, are you sure you don't want to just hold that pee?? BOLReplyDelete
Woos - Phantom, Ciara, and Lightning
I go out at 3:30 and sniff everything before I pee.ReplyDelete
Dad get cold feet waiting for me BOL.
Do you know what? That owl lives in my forest too. I think every night he goes back and forth from your house to my house!ReplyDelete
Isn't he beautiful!?
We have great horned and screech owls around our house. Those screech owls make a very scary sound.ReplyDelete
Ha ha great post! You're so lucky to have so much beautiful wildlife around you! Ros and OscarxReplyDelete
Ah, guys thanks for the grand tour of the outside around your place. Loved it :-) Hey, I think both of you need a bucket to go under your bed. :-) XReplyDelete
Hey it can be very scary outside in the night time. Thank God you got your peep with you. (Imagine if the Owl took you instead of the rabbit) uhh uhhh.ReplyDelete
You are very brave to go out so late at night, Wyatt! I know you said you didn't need any Halloween decorations but don't you think it would be fun to get all dressed up this year? Much love, The Scottie Mom.ReplyDelete
Pee breaks in the dark, I bet you went quickly!ReplyDelete
Boooooo-haaaaaaa....that's a bit scary!!!! I agree...those must be very fast potty breaks! Love the candle pic! Verrrry Halloweenie!ReplyDelete