Zoology

June 10, 2011 6:12 PM
Tropical scenes in our corner of the continent are infrequent, but last summer, on one of those bluebird July days, I watched a guy in...
April 22, 2011 9:48 PM
When Animals AttackWhen an experienced hiker was killed by an aggressive mountain goat last fall on a trail near Hurricane Ridge, it...
April 18, 2011 10:43 PM
While pomp and circumstance may be a staple of dog shows, you won’t find any of it at the eighth annual Average Joe Cat Show. No paperwork...
April 15, 2011 7:20 PM
 “Please pass the salt” becomes a bit more complicated when sitting across the table from Leisha Jones and Lisa Trifiro. The owner and...
April 11, 2011 7:24 PM
Crudo is an Italian dish of raw fish dressed with olive oil, citrus, and sea salt. The beauty of a good crudo lies in its ability to...
January 13, 2011 6:55 PM
Long the exclusive purview of professional groomers, the power to beautify dogs is being made readily available to mere mortals with the...
December 10, 2010 9:21 PM
For those who prefer a slightly gamey piece of meat, there’s nothing better than locally raised lamb. And did you know the most commonly...
December 10, 2010 9:20 PM
It’s holiday time, and a whole roasted bird is the centerpiece of the celebration. Here’s where to buy locally raised ducks and geese, and...
October 1, 2010 10:30 AM
A newsletter from Sea Breeze Farms arrived in my inbox today, and along with it the news they're raising turkeys (Bourbon Reds) ...
May 19, 2010 11:55 AM
Old Ballard Avenue hardly needed another destination restaurant, but that’s not stopping Boat Street Café’s Renee...
April 2, 2010 12:14 PM
Just one day after restaurateur Tom Douglas announced his plan on Dave Ross’ radio show to donate $5,000 to save the Lake Union...
December 15, 2009 1:12 PM
If immersing yourself in the natural history of the Pacific Northwest is your idea of a good time, be sure to check out the North Cascades...
December 10, 2009 7:26 PM
Big and small game meat is becoming the name of the game lately. Hunting is getting more popular with a resurgence among city...
October 12, 2009 6:49 PM
Launched by Mayor Greg Nickels late in 2008, the Seattle City of Music initiative is a now-through-2020 plan whose goal is to "create...
June 23, 2009 4:56 PM
Two months after being introduced, Woodland Park Zoo’s Humboldt penguins are already being upstaged. With big eyes and tiny roars, a...