Who can remember who this is and why he became famous?
It is not Friday but here here is a bonus Friday Feathered Friend from Rosa Marie.
"Just something to make the bird loving followers smile a little....
One of our resident blackbirds has decided that he would prefer bathing in our cat's outdoor water bowl rather than in our very posh and elegant bird birth! His sparrow mate had to make do with washing in the puddle created by the blackbird's vigorous ablutions!"
What is your favourite name for a dog? The Wellington City Council has released the top ten names for local dogs, with Charlie coming out on top.
The top ten in order: Charlie, Bella, Poppy, Max, Coco , Molly, Luna , Ruby, Milly, and Archie. Milly is the only new addition to last year’s top ten – at the expense of Toby.
The list of more unusual names includes Captain Nana Spider-Pig Wolfstein The Second, Elgood Imperial Stout I Scott, Detective Justice Butterfield and Joan of Bark.
If you felt the recent earthquake, your first thought was probably the safety of your loved ones. So now’s the time to think about protecting them by making your home quake safe. The good news is there’s a lot you can do right now, like securing tall and heavy furniture, and getting a builder to look at your chimney.
Everything you need to know is at EQC’s site. Don’t wait for the next earthquake to shake you into action, get started now.