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National Pet Day in Boulder: Lions and Tigers and Bears! Oh My!

April 13th, 2024

Boulder, April 11, Thursday was National Pet Week. Today, instead of Featured Dog Of The Day, let’s chat about “PETS.” Fido, the AboutBoulder Canine Mascot                    National Pet Day, celebrated on April 11th every year, is a heartwarming occasion dedicated to recognizing the joy and companionship that pets bring into our lives. It serves as a reminder of the love and loyalty our furry, feathered, or scaly friends provide and encourages pet adoption from shelters and rescue organizations. What’s NOT a pet. Some popular “pets” are... Read More

Boulder and the Fox: A Seasonal Watching Guide

March 9th, 2024
brown fox in tilt shift lens

Boulder, Colorado, known for its stunning natural landscapes and diverse wildlife, is home to a variety of fascinating creatures, including the elusive fox. As the fox season approaches, it’s an ideal time for residents and visitors to learn more about these enchanting animals and how to coexist with them safely. This guide aims to provide valuable insights into spotting and understanding foxes in Boulder, Colorado, along with essential tips for ensuring the well-being of both humans and these captivating creatures. Spotting Foxes in Boulder, Colorado Foxes, with their distinctive red fur... Read More

Boulder’s Dog-Wolf-Coyote-Fox Hybrids? Intersting!

March 8th, 2024

I am still trying to decide if I saw a hybrid coyote or a LARGE coyote. Here’s what I found I know this whole concept was new to me. canine, cannid, and candea are all used for the dog-animals. I like canid. Hybridization among canids, including dogs, wolves, coyotes, and foxes, has been a topic of intense debate and controversy in the scientific community and beyond. The genetic intermingling between these species raises questions about conservation, behavior, and the very definition of what constitutes a distinct species. Understanding the genetic makeup of these hybrids is crucial for... Read More

Beyond the Veil: Supernatural Theories Behind Boulder’s Missing Fox

March 4th, 2024
brown fox in close up photography

  pic Lenny Lensworth Frieling Our Boulder yard has had foxes. We think there were three families displaced by recent significant commercial development at a major intersection in the East County. For a month or so we had foxes in the neighborhood. From kits playing in the road, looking like dogs playing with a tennis ball to the fox in the birdbath. We’ve had them as guests for while. They disappeared almost overnight. We have different thoughts about the disappearance and nothing more than guesses remain. Except for the dead fox carcass.  The carcass in the far corner of our yard... Read More

Boulder Tuesday, Foxy Lady!

February 27th, 2024
brown fox in tilt shift lens

  WHAT is a Boulder Tuesday? For that matter what is Tuesday??  I did what any curious person would do. in the year 2024.  I went to the “library” and researched “Tuesday.” I was a bit in awe at the significance of the day, and will share some of the highlights. Of course I use the word “library” in the current context, not in the “repository of books” context. That has special significance for me, having worked in school “old style” libraries starting in grade school. Working in the law school library was an amazing learning experience.... Read More

Uncovering the Twin Lakes Inn: Local’s Top Hidden Gem Go To

January 2nd, 2024

For travelers seeking a charming and off-the-beaten-path destination in Boulder, Colorado, the Twin Lakes Inn is a top-rated affordable hidden gem waiting to be discovered. Tucked away near the stunning Twin Lakes and surrounded by breathtaking natural beauty, this cozy and inviting hotel offers a unique experience for visitors looking to escape the hustle and bustle of city life. From its convenient location near renowned breweries such as Avery Brewing Company and Asher Brewing Company to its warm and welcoming atmosphere, the Twin Lakes Inn has become a beloved locals’ pick for those... Read More

Boulder’s Magnificent Fox: Outfoxing the Camera’s Lens

November 7th, 2023

photo credit: Lenny Lensworth Frieling In Boulder, Colorado, the sight of a beautiful fox, like the one captured in this picture, is not uncommon. The city’s natural beauty, with its stunning landscapes and abundant green spaces, provides an ideal habitat for a diverse population of foxes. This thriving coexistence between the urban and the wild can be attributed to several factors. The picture of the fox embodies the essence of Boulder’s unique environment. The fox, with its lush fur and alert expression, stands as a symbol of resilience in the face of human encroachment. Boulder’s... Read More

The Best 11 Activities to Do During Boulder Winters

January 28th, 2023

Winter gets cold in Boulder. It can be hard to bundle up and get out of the house, but the winter temperature should be no excuse. There’s lots of great activities to do in Boulder (even when it’s freezing outside), and that’s why this list has been assembled. Let’s get started. 1. See a Great Concert. Boulder has a fantastic music scene, partially because of its two incredible venues. The Fox Theater is a great, central venue to see concerts. It’s local, it hosts some incredible artists, and it’s got great personality. The Boulder Theater is also a great place... Read More

Big Events to kick off March

February 26th, 2017

As we jump from the end of February into the beginning of March, a fresh batch of events are waiting to ease the sometimes turbulent transition of the months.  While some of these events may be bigger, sometimes a little reminder is helpful when the end of the month sneaks up on you.  So, let’s get down to business with 3 events to kick off March.   Running from March 2nd through the 5th is the Boulder International Film Festival, or BIFF for short.  This weekend of films from around the world are always unique, inspiring, thought provoking, and so much more.  It is an event that draws... Read More

Things to do in Boulder that aren’t outside

November 14th, 2014

Boulder is known for its versatile atmosphere, from hiking and biking to tubing down Boulder Creek, there are many things to keep you entertained around the clock. But what happens when the temperatures drop to below freezing and your nose hairs begin to feel a little like icicles? Here is a list of a few things that aren’t outside. BMoCA Located conveniently in the middle of downtown lies the Boulder Museum of Contemporary Art. There you will find various exhibitions of paintings, sculptures, and photographs, but most importantly heat! Right now, BUY is one of the featured exhibits and it contains... Read More