Tag Archive for animals

Roadside Encounters: Butch

Name: Butch Age: 15 Breed: Pug Encountered: Winston-Salem, N.C. Backstory: Not long after moving into our new place, Ace and I ran into Butch, who lives around the corner. He’s mostly blind, and mostly deaf, according to his owner, Martha.…

Something to quack about

A new generation of Woestenducks entered the world Saturday, when the eggs laid by the duck named after my mother cracked open and at least eight — maybe more — ducklings emerged. I was visiting Arbor Acres, the duck-crazy retirement community…