Here’s a copy of a post from July 2, 2012. The photos were all taken within a few days of each other, during the crazy heat wave when temperatures were over 104° several days in a row.
Original post date: July 2, 2012 There will be a lot of guests in Bent Tree this week, including the kids participating in Youth Week activities. During the heat wave, take tips from the animals on staying cool:
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- Find a shady tree
- Drink plenty of water
- Go swimming at Bent Tree’s beach
- Go wading in Lake Tamarack
- Look for tadpoles at the spillway
- If all else fails, stay indoors where it’s cool!