Category: Wild with Pants

Isle of Mull Otter Odyssey

Just returned from our annual Easter trip to Applecross and Isle of Mull. We had incredible luck again with the weather, having driven up in blizzards and terrible conditions we arrived on Applecross’ Shore Street for our week in the cottage and manag…

River Ribble Otters

Our day off at last. Of course we went back to see whether we could stike lucky and spot our otter family again (this time equipped with our cameras) Nothing! We went for a walk instead, about 4 miles up stream and came across a print on muddy bank -…

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Otters on our local river

FINALLY and completely unexpectedly… I saw otters on the River Ribble today! Dropping some kids off for their voluntary service, I had an hour to myself. It is windy and cold and I’m suffering from laryngitis and a bad chest but decided to zip up…

Barn owl for the soul

Feeling the January Blues? Got a cold? Pay day still too far away? What you need, what everyone needs is a Barn Owl. The sight of a wild Barn Owl hunting is a wonderful pick me up. It makes the soul soar and the heart race and you can’t help but smi…

Knotts over River Dee

It has been an awesome year though sadly we have photograohed less wildlife than in previous years. This is largely due to Kyra, our springer spaniel. We gave her a home in early April and immediately took her with us to Scotland. We saw lots of …