Portofino Resort- Now with a new BEACH BAR!!
Page 1 of 3 1 2 3 >
Topic Options
#109183 - 10/07/05 01:45 PM Raccoon Rescue at Fido's
FishingSanPedro Offline
Last night at Fido’s a raccoon fell from the roof by the sushi bar, hit a table, broke its leg and hit the floor over by the stage door entrance. Lorie came over to CocoNet Internet looking for the number of the SAGA society or Cathy from Pampered Paws. She said it was dying and people were all hanging around. We got a hold of Cathy, who has the keys to the SAGA office, and I drove Cathy over in the POURING rain to pick up a carrier, gloves, towel, and that stick with a loop in the end. Then back to Fido’s (still raining) with all the equipment.

Now mind you there was no charge for this entertainment. The raccoon was NOT happy to see me. I don the gloves and toss towel over him. Maybe it was a girl, I was paying attention to the teeth. I gently tried to wrap him up in the towel. Not as injured as we thought, he squirmed away. For a moment I thought ‘Good, we can probably save it.’ then I realized he was now limping around the dining room. We began chasing him around and under the tables with the towel and the stick with the loop on it. I did mention that there is never a cover charge for entertainment at Fido’s right. When we get him over to the dance floor I toss the towel over him, drop to my knees and hold on firmly. One arm and his head are not covered by the towel. Cathy tries to get the loop over his head several times, but he is fast enough to keep biting it. I did mention the teeth right? I asked for another towel to cover his head. Somebody tossed me a t-shirt. With that over his head, we were able to get him into the carrier.

Back in the golf cart in the rain Cathy and I drive him to SAGA.

I think they are going to fly him over to vet in Corozal today and see if they can save him.

That’s, life in paradise.
fishingsanpedro@snet.net to book your fishing trips.

#109184 - 10/07/05 02:01 PM Re: Raccoon Rescue at Fido's
SP Daily Offline
Leave him in Corozal! We are overrun with way too many raccoons here in San Pedro Town.

#109185 - 10/07/05 02:47 PM Re: Raccoon Rescue at Fido's
Corona Steve Offline
Jesse: you don't want roads North, keep it natural, but you will throw out a locaL RESIDENT, OUT OF IT'S HOME, something wrong here.
Next, you will uproot all you don't want.
My turn.
P.S., what about it's kids, does she have children, or do you care.

#109186 - 10/07/05 02:53 PM Re: Raccoon Rescue at Fido's
SP Daily Offline
The overpopulation of raccoons is a result of the rapidly expanding human population and careless storage of garbage.

#109187 - 10/07/05 03:24 PM Re: Raccoon Rescue at Fido's
FishingSanPedro Offline

Its an interesting story about living in paradise.

NOT a political statement.

fishingsanpedro@snet.net to book your fishing trips.

#109188 - 10/07/05 03:27 PM Re: Raccoon Rescue at Fido's
SimonB Offline
Did you get dried out yet Steve? Kathy said you were a bit damp when you were done (understatement).

#109189 - 10/07/05 03:50 PM Re: Raccoon Rescue at Fido's
Aaahh Steve - good job - wish I coulda seen it wink

#109190 - 10/07/05 03:56 PM Re: Raccoon Rescue at Fido's
Corona Steve Offline
To all who have followed me on this chat room.
When I try and discuss important issues here, some try and dodge the question, and want to make jokes about it, while a few have had some interesting thoughts, and comments.
Now, I make a few jokes, and now everyone feels like I have attached them.
Maybe I was correct in assuming that we could get some intellegent things discussed.
Maybe things will change some day.
Back in 2 weeks.

#109191 - 10/07/05 04:04 PM Re: Raccoon Rescue at Fido's
SP Daily Offline
Don't feed the troll...

#109192 - 10/07/05 04:16 PM Re: Raccoon Rescue at Fido's
FishingSanPedro Offline
Corona Steve

I did find the comment about the raccoon kids amusing.
fishingsanpedro@snet.net to book your fishing trips.

Page 1 of 3 1 2 3 >

Click for excellent scuba lessons with Elbert Greer!

Things to do

Daily News
Daily Weather

Classified Ads
San Pedro Sun
Ambergris Today
SP Town Council
Channel 7
Channel 5
Love FM
The Reporter
Caye Caulker

TV Newscasts
Radio Stations

Click for our
Search thousands of Belizean-only websites

Event Guides
Event Calendar
Specials & Events
Things to Do
iTravel Belize
Paradise Theater

San Pedro Scoop!
Tia Chocolate
My Beautiful Belize
I-Travel Belize
Belize Adventure
Belize Hub
Romantic Travel
Bound for Belize
Conch Creative
As The Coconuts Drop
More Blogs...
Search thousands of Belizean-only websites
Chaa Creek is an award-winning luxury Belize Resort, rated as one of the worlds best Eco Lodges. We are a pioneer in adventure travel to Belize since 1981!
White Sands Dive Shop - 5 Star PADI Dive Facility - Daily diving, SCUBA instruction and Snorkeling
Caribbean Inspired All Natural Condiments & Spice Blends, Over 100 are Gluten Free!
We manage a variety of homes, apartments, condos and commercial properties here on Ambergris Caye. Our minimum lease on ALL properties is six months.
Conch Shell Inn: All rooms are right on the beach in the heart of San Pedro, so within walking distance to anything and everything!!
Lil’ Alphonse has snorkel equipment to fit anyone as well as Marine Park Tickets and flotation devices to assist those not as experienced.
Coastal Xpress offers a daily scheduled ferry run to most resorts, restaurants and private piers on the island of Anbergris Caye. We also offer  private and charter water taxi service.
Mini Chat

Cayo Espanto
Click for Cayo Espanto, and have your own private island
More Links
Click for exciting and adventurous tours of Belize with Katie Valk!
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
30 31
Who's Online
0 registered (), 25 Guests and 7 Spiders online.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Forum Stats
18,633 Registered Members
44 Forums
63,706 Topics
461,226 Posts

Most users ever online: 1,262 @ 06/10/07 02:16 PM

AmbergrisCaye.com CayeCaulker.org HELP! Visitor Center Goods & Services San Pedro Town
BelizeSearch.com Message Board Lodging Diving Fishing Things to Do History
BelizeNews.com Maps Phonebook Belize Business Directory
BelizeCards.com SanPedroDaily.com Picture of the Day

The opinions and views expressed on this board are the subjective opinions of Ambergris Caye Message Board members
and not of the Ambergris Caye Message Board its affiliates, or its employees.