Bella Nova Scotia after a hike
I took Bella Nova Scotia to a local forest preserve called Burlington Prairie. The weather was hot (as it has been everywhere lately) so we just took a fast loop. Dickcissels were calling constantly from all directions. Dickcissel Bella Nova Scotia Thirsty pup going for a drink Beautiful open farm country!
After such a dreary and long winter it is nice to see some colorful flowers coming up in the yard. The trees are budding nicely as well! Bella was enjoying exploring in what we refer to as “the forbidden area”. This is a fenced off area of the yard that we usually keep the dogs
Dobella Nova Scotia or Bella, is my 4 year old Chesapeake Bay Retriever and who-knows-what-else mix. She has accompanied me on numerous birding hikes as well as hundreds of walks. She had a rough life before I adopted her from a shelter and despite loving all people, is nervous and fearful of other dogs. But