Archives for the ‘CATS AND CATERPILLARS’ Category

Buddy, day X+3

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Buddy, X+2

Astonishingly, Buddy grew approximately 33% in 24 hours. I barely recognized him, but luckily I only have one caterpillar and he was sitting on the same sprig of dill (which appears to be shrinking). ***

Buddy the Caterpillar

It’s been a few years since I’ve raised wild caterpillars, and I thought I had retired from caterpillar wrangling for good. But a spur-of-the-moment trip to the Walden Pond wilderness united me with this young buck of a caterpillar named Buddy: Buddy was just a tiny little caterpillar, probably the runt of the litter. But […]