It’s a sad but true fact that relationships between people and animals don’t always work out well. In many cases, the best course of action is to keep a safe distance between the two. Pamela Sloss of Union, NC expressed this sentiment perfectly in the “Deer John” letter she addressed to the deer pests that were invading her yard and destroying her vegetables. Pamela’s letter earned her the second-place prize of a $200 Visa gift card in our 1st Annual “Deer John” Facebook contest. Here’s Pamela’s entry:
I have struggled with this decision, but it has come to this. I think you are beautiful and statuesque when I see you standing in the front yard on a cool morning and even under the moonlight when I come home in the evenings. I was good with us having that kind of strangers-in-the-night relationship.
Lately, things have just not … Read More