Floridians know about Snowbirds.
In the cold weather many northerners come south for the winter,
we call them Snowbirds because many birds also fly south.
In the cold winter months we get a number of birds from up north on their way to summer homes down south.
Sandhill Carnes, Sparrows, Crows, Robins and last but by no means least,
my favorite, the Goldfinch.
The Snowbirds are lighter and easy to spot, plus each seems to have their special place to stop over on their way south
seem to get along fine with our natives.
We do everything we can to keep them around for as long as possible?
However, a Snow-Elephant?
We welcome them all and it is about time!
((( Packing Up the Pachyderms~
January 12, 2016
Walking with the Alligators )))
Where Ringling Brothers Elephants Go To Retire
11/9/15 at 3:19 PM
Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus elephants will retire in May
January 11, 2016, 10:32 AM
Circus Elephants Retire at Secluded Florida Preserve
July 20, 2015
Both Donna and I and maybe many others plan on getting
as close as possible to stand and Welcome our newest neighbors.
This is going to prove to be a ‘Miracle in its self’
because as it stands now
“Visitors are not welcome!”
I watched it in 1947!
The elephants were treated horrible and gave me nightmares for months
watching as a child?
And there was not much improvement
in later Dumbo movies.