Time to Bring the Turtles Inside

Every year about this time, we pump out the pond and gather the turtles for their indoor winter home. As long as the aerator keeps a hole in the ice, the fish winter over in the pond. So join us this Sunday afternoon from 12-2 to see how we do it. Bring the kids. They’ll

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Turtles Leave for the Winter

With a lot of help from a little dog, Richard and I pumped down the pond over the weekend and pulled 13 turtles out. They will live indoors until spring. Our pond isn’t deep enough and lacks sufficient material in the bottom for them to burrow into for the winter.

The fish stay. They stop

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