Not a bird, you say. Nevertheless, a beautiful creature - and only a ten minute walk from home. Yes, a Red Fox family resides in the ravine that runs through Arlington Woods. Access is off
We spotted him last weekend, but just got a glimpse. On Monday and Tuesday, I tried going in the afternoon, but there was no sign.
This time, I caught a glimpse as I walked along the ravine, then another brief look when I got to the mid point. I found a stump, and sat still for 45 minutes.
During that time, the fox appeared briefly four times, on either side of
. It was obvious that it was checking me
out,. It was very shy and would vanish
when it noticed that I has seen it. I
got these distant shots. I concluded
that it would not come any closer, so I returned home. Graham Creek