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Critters seen while caching

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GASTX    388

Those are LPC beetles.

LOL, "Skirt Lifter Beetles" Look out Green-Eyed!!!! You know how BB is about skirt lifters

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TexasWriter    492

I saw this nutria swimming in the canal near Gone Postal #3 (GC4K8BV).  It was about 2+ feet long. 

 

 

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I imported a few nutria for your viewing pleasure, Stan. The only thing out there when I placed the caches was some boring deer... :)

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~windknot~    47

Yuck! I'm glad those beetles weren't there when I did that cache a couple of weeks ago.  I walked the 100 feet over to get the same cache while waiting on our order at What-a-burger and it just might have put me off of my appetite.

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green-eyed    175

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oh.  wait.  that's my kid going after one of the T2P+ caches this morning.  he's not tall enough.
 
 
and here's an update on my flatten squirrel from sunday.  looks a little worse for wear today:

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GASTX    388

 

and here's an update on my flatten squirrel from sunday.  looks a little worse for wear today:

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Let him cure out real good and turn him into a cache container. Natures best camo!!!

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Muddy Buddies    103

I saw this emu today at Lions and Tigers and Bears, oh My

GC1T112  on our way back from the Lone Star Roundup Event.  The emu was just on the other side of the fence from the cache and it made the weirdest noise.  I think it was a happy noise and not a defensive noise.  I enjoyed talking to the emu and listening to him make his noise.  I was busy watching the emu and so Stan had to find the cache. 

 

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Dhaulaghiri    269

 

I just read that article too! I REALLY wouldn't want to run into those..... they're HUGE!

I know everything is bigger in Texas, but thank god we don't have anything like this  :startled:

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bbqbob2    176

They are the next Youtube stars waiting to happen - imagine the sound of a swarm of them coming in to attack.

 

Do not show these pictures to any fireants or they will get ideas.

 

Fortunately, Texans will cope and find a way to turn the hornets into a delicacy, like crawfish.Which they're just as big as.

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Dhaulaghiri    269

They are the next Youtube stars waiting to happen - imagine the sound of a swarm of them coming in to attack.

 

Do not show these pictures to any fireants or they will get ideas.

 

Fortunately, Texans will cope and find a way to turn the hornets into a delicacy, like crawfish.Which they're just as big as.

 

As true as that may be, I for one haven't been attacked/killed by crawfish yet  :notme:

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Baytown Bert    1,117

 

 

I just read that article too! I REALLY wouldn't want to run into those..... they're HUGE!

I know everything is bigger in Texas, but thank god we don't have anything like this  :startled:

 

 

Hello.  We have these:

 

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GASTX    388

look a lot like cicada killers to me. Lots of those in Houston

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