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Greyhounds

New Meal Plan

Rocky gets powerful hungry over night. When Rocky wants fed, Rocky gets shouty. Painfully shouty if he’s within a foot or two of your ear. So what can we do to get Mr. Fancy Pants to sleep through the night? Greyhounds for Dummies has plenty about proper feeding but not what to do about a […]

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Greyhounds Personal Computing Photography Twittering

Mister Fancy Pants

A quick Rocky update and some fun with Apple iOS 13 Clips App with Twitter friends

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Audio

What to do with My CARES Act stimulus payment?

Magnaplanar LRS Stock image courtesy of Magnepan. The CARES Act, in an effort to keep US residents whole during the early days of the SARS-COV2 pandemic, gives each tax payer and social security recipient $650 to spend as they will. Not needing it to make ends meet, I decided to direct my stimulus grant to […]

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Gardening

Dismal Gardens Makeover

Dismal Gardens Makeover

This article describes the front garden bed renovation executed by McDonald Garden Center Landscape Division. This project replaced 50 years of legacy plant materials with scale and setting appropriate materials.

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Greyhounds

Updated Hookworm Protocol

Hookworm image courtesy of the NIH Public Health Image Library #5205 and in the public domain. Used by permission. Recently, I wrote about treatment of medication resistant hookworms in former racing greyhounds. Since that article was published, new research has been published and American Animal Hospital Association recommends a new treatment protocol. I’ll describe the […]

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Healthcare

Thoughts on the COVID-19 Pandemic

Reflections on the COVID-19 Pandemic

A list of key references including a nice video explaining pandemic dynamics and how behavior alterations affect the rate of spread of COVID-19

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Audio

Vidar Invades Camp Dismal

Vidar Invades Camp Dismal

He came two days early and sounds like Schiit. That is to say, neutral with laser focus and clean, natural articulation. Vidar makes good sources sing sweetly yet will show up mediocre recordings and front end componentss.

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Citizenship

Thoughts on National RESILIENCY

Thoughts on National Resiliency

To be secure, our nation must be resilient to reasonable challenges, both foreseen and unforeseen. This article ruminates on the characteristics of a resilient society and government.

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Audio

Ampzilla’s Passing

More shit happens at Camp Dismal. Our lounge audio amplifier has failed and repair is more than a DIY effort. This article talks about the selection of a replacement which is en route.

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Greyhounds

Camp Dismal Meal Plan

Is Rocky still on track time? Or is he just a manipulative little monster? We’re trying to figure out what is going on with the 0400 meal. Because he can apparently. Read to learn how he made the switch to Camp Dismal hours.