Category Archives: My Pet Slug

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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Slugs with Spots

Spots are like monograms on slugs. Each spotted slug’s spots are unique. A few weeks ago while on slugfari, I came across a slug in the forest that looked like my pet slug (who left the front yard in October … Continue reading


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