All in the Family

In an instant, the ambient chatter around him seemed to morph into a…
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Black Bears

About 30 years ago, I received an unusual telephone call. An officer with…
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A Local Legend

I was deeply saddened by the recent passing of Riverbanks Zoo and Garden’s…
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Carolina’s Wild Cat

I moved to Kiawah Island with Becky, my wife, immediately after I retired…
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The Elusive Fox Squirrel

I vividly remember the first time I saw a fox squirrel. It was…
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Playtime

One of the Midlands’ best features is its weather. All year long, for…
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Flopsy, Mopsy, Cottontail, and Peter

“The rabbits mingled naturally. They did not talk for talking’s sake, in the…
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“And on that Farm They Had a …”

What’s as smart as a horse, as lazy as a cow, and as…
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The Carolina Wren

Lifelong lovers scavenge for food in the bushes. Bragging parents tweet about their…
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Natural Horsemanship

Before natural horse-manship, “breaking” a horse was long assumed to be sound training.…
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Remarkable Mutts

Maggie May was a short, corpulent gal, with weirdly shaped, stubby little legs…
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A (Police) Dog’s Life

Every dog lover dreams of taking a trusty canine companion to work in…
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