This is the pond in my front yard. Big puddle anyway. Water held in by a rubber sheet.

Works great except when the raccoon pulls the edge down, climbing out after playing with the goldfish.

Then a lot of the water drains out, and some goldfish. Maybe a water lily.

Good thing rabies killed 80% of our local raccoon population, eh?


It is not really a peacock-tailed turtle. It is more of an Interrupted Fern . And another.

And some Ostriches.


Oh, that. Well, the pet shop had a special on albino pygmy brontosauri.

(Browsing on Osmunda regalis).