Category Archives: Baby Slugs

Baby Slugs Alive and Well in our Pot of Ferns

Although I haven’t seen any banana slugs in the wild for over a month, baby bananas are still living in the pot of ferns on the front porch.  Last week I photographed this baby munching on a piece of lettuce.  … Continue reading

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2011 – The Year of My Pet Slug

In 2011 a big, beautiful banana slug took up residence in a pot of ferns on our front porch for 6 months. My Pet Slug napping in the fern pot. (Right center in pot.) The wood grate is our welcome … Continue reading

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Lots of Little Guys on Trees!

Yesterday’s slugfari surprised us with sightings of many little slugs climbing up and down trees.  One tree, with over 10 little mollusks speeding by each other in various directions, looked like an urban freeway during the morning commute.   Tree … Continue reading

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Slugfari

Last week I spent four days in California helping out an aging parent which meant no slugfaris. The travel and stress culminated in a juicy head cold that has turned me into one of my subjects – a slug. On … Continue reading

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Small Wild Slugs

When you aren’t finding large slugs on slugfari, look for little ones. Look for them on trees. Little slugs climb higher up trees than large ones. Often you’ll find more than one small slug on a tree. They love to … Continue reading

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Slugs and Mushrooms

Slugs love to eat mushrooms. When I import slugfari photos of toadstools or mushrooms into Photoshop, I often discover little tentacled surprises.  As I was shooting multiples of the first photo, a little head popped up. Tiny toadstools on a … Continue reading

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Baby Slug Photos

Last weekend I brought into the house and photographed some of the baby banana slugs that live in the fern pot on my front porch. They are so tiny that even with a macro lens it’s difficult to get close … Continue reading

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Slugfari

Happy weekend!  Enjoy today’s slugfari photos. Banana slug. Banana slug. Baby slug leaving a mushroom after breakfast. Does this slug think that by climbing a similarly colored tree and wearing moss it’s invisible? Not a slug. Beautiful banana slug on … Continue reading

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The New Slug on the Block

Since my pet slug disappeared, I’ve been fostering the baby slugs it left in my fern pot.  I’ve watched them grow larger and larger and eventually leave the pot to fend for themselves in the cold cruel world.  Although there … Continue reading

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Raising Baby Banana Slugs

Snapped a few shots of the baby banana slugs living in the fern pot on my front porch.  They’re cute, huh?   I think I’ll have glossies printed to carry in my wallet. When I see friends and family I … Continue reading

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