Attentiveness, and other assets revealed in the garden

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Let not pseudo behavioral animal scientists persuade us that cats all have ADD.  Cats are discerning enough to focus their full attention on something important, like spatial line-ups before making a significant leap. Here Effie focuses her attention acutely on something different but equally compelling: a bug in the brush that she desires to extricate from the brush and reassign to her mouth.

 

P1020103And, while watching Effie watch things, I noticed four fairly colossal, newly ripened blackberries.

My attentiveness (a very transitory commodity) rewarded me further, with my second sighting of a female Black-chinned hummingbird in Effieland. As before, she slipped through the overhead bird netting with remarkably swift grace, like a phantom.

 

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Filed under Action & Being, Animals, Cats, Effie, Gardens, Nature, Photos

10 responses to “Attentiveness, and other assets revealed in the garden

  1. Beautiful profile pic of Effie! Love the blackberries too, they make good jam.

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