Tag Archives : foxes


55. About Snow, Blizzards, Winter, Whiteouts and Foxes in the Snow

Bigger & better Our former winters used to be colder, longer and better. Even a child knows that. And speaking about children: if you are too young to have experienced it yourself: we made snowballs bigger than ourselves. We didn’t have  snowball fights, but ice ball wars. We used to ice-skate all the way to […]

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45. Valentine’s Day 2016: Foxy Love 1

I know of no animal that shows as much love and affections as foxes do. That could be because I know no animal, like I know foxes, but that’s not the point here. The point is….love. Foxy love to be more precise. Foxes are known to be smart, false, deceitful and mean creatures. A successful […]


26. Fox Yawns 4

Foxes yawn. So do we. So what? And yet, yawning is quite luxury thing. Being scared, cold or thirsty isn’t a good starting point for a decent yawn. Yawning basically requires a really safe environment and a full stomach, to begin with. Like most animals, foxes prefer being lazy and don’t tend to waste energy. […]


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24. Fox Reflections: What does the Fox See? 7

Foxes don’t seem to swim an awful lot, but suspiciously often I see them standing along the waterfront. So the question is….what are they doing there? Of course they might just be thirsty and by lack of a tap,they use channels, lakes or ditches to satisfy their needs. And on hot days they might just […]


24. Fox Reflections: What does the Fox See? 5

Foxes don’t seem to swim an awful lot, but suspiciously often I see them standing along the waterfront. So the question is….what are they doing there? Of course they might just be thirsty and by lack of a tap,they use channels, lakes or ditches to satisfy their needs. And on hot days they might just […]