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Who really gives a hoot?

Owls are my choice of topic for November mainly because so many have come into care recently. There are only ten species in Australia and they fall into two genera or groups. ‘Tyto’ are commonly called barn owls while ‘Ninox’ … Continue reading

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Sugar Glider twin orphans in need of names

(Petaurus breviceps) The Sugar Glider’s scientific name translates to ‘short-headed rope dancer’ although I don’t know if there are any ‘long-headed rope dancers’ out there. In any case, these tiny babies have survived a few days and seem to be … Continue reading

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Cuddly Koalas

(Phascolarctos cinereus)                                                                             … Continue reading

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Save a Devil family today.

Tasmanian Devil   (Sarcophilus harisii) No way could this bad-tempered, carnivorous, marsupial be mistaken for anything else. Well, maybe a smallish dog, but only until it delivers one of its spine-chilling screeches. Then you’ll know how it came to be branded … Continue reading

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Blackjack – what is this little creature?

This little furball joey was found on the ground after an extreme weather event, I’m told.  The teenager who picked him up mistook him for a Mountain brush-tail possum (Bobuck) because of his black coloring.  Housed in a shoebox and kept … Continue reading

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Happy-dancing Emu chicks

Hello everyone and thank you for your kindness and support when I went live last week. First up, promise this will be a shorter post since the some of you are still trying to get through my first attempt. An … Continue reading

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Hello everyone and a warm welcome to my very first blog.

Ransom- I mean Random Notes, best describes my plans for blog. I’ll aim for a monthly post where possible but I’ve named the blog random for good reason. I’m an Australian author writing adventurous Romantic Suspense stories set in the … Continue reading

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