Thar's a bear in them thar woods !
Welcome to Jim & Gail's backyard
 
bear6 copy.jpg - 572500 Bytes
Hmmm, no wonder the gold finches love this stuff
it is DELICIOUS
 
bear6 copy.jpg - 572500 Bytes
Squirrel proof yes, but BEAR proof that's something all together different.
 
bear6 copy.jpg - 572500 Bytes
Who's the bozo with the camera?
And why is he taking pictures of ME?
 
bear6 copy.jpg - 572500 Bytes
My left side is my best side.
 
bear6 copy.jpg - 572500 Bytes
Outta seed? Well then I'm outta here. See you when you refill the feeder sucker.
 
pole2.jpg - 396295 Bytes
That's 3/4" black pipe folks and before our buddy got to it this pole stuck straight out of the tree stump. You do NOT want to arm wrestle this guy.
 
To be continued...
 

Photos taken at 9:00 AM on Saturday 9/6/2003 while I was having a cup of coffee on the deck and day dreaming about what I was going to get done today. I heard a crash and there, 25 feet away was this bruiser. Lucky for me he doesn't like Starbucks !!