Now there’s something you don’t see everyday when going to the bank…in Callander! Nobody knew where he’d come from but the general opinion was eascapee from Blairdrummond safari park!!
The young Ospreys came off the nest a few weeks ago know and are making fishing look really easy!!
A long absence from updating blog is not good….will try to do better. It has been a particularly busy time with trees! We had to bring down the majestic Scots pine in front of ‘Teal’ “A” Apartment after John Shell, a customer from way back and wonderful tree surgeon, was visiting and pronounced the tree […]
It’s been a long time since we’ve seen hares at Lochend but suddenly this year we seen lots!! This looks like a juvenile what’s lost its way! He ran frantically up and down the drive behind the chalets but found his way back to the field eventually. Beautiful beasties – if a bit mad! A former local girl, […]
Mr & Mrs Oyster Catcher are in residence. They choose to sit on the end of our jetty for a couple of months, either finding or protecting a nest site, and when the young are hatched, off they go to the seaside! The Osprey’s returned on the 19th of March – first sighting by Chris – […]
So there Chris is, with Pippin at our house, and scuffling noises are heard in the old water trough that we use as a planter for ferns. Ducks lay their eggs in it every year because its good bedding however we hadn’t accounted for Mr Pine Martin this year…..here’s what they saw!