Welcome to a fun page all about “raising Raccoons”; we’ve had a little experience, raising two Raccoons over the years!
This is the first in the series of 14 little stories about the true, but short, life of our raccoon. Each installment should be ready at 8 each morning if ...
What does a healthy toddler coon eat--besides Oreos? Well, Baby begrudgingly shares her dogfood with Chaoui. The funny thing is, Chaoui must have a bowl of water to wet the ...Read More
It has been a wonderful experience as we watch the development of this wild creature - who doesn't know she's a wild creature. When we first found her, she was ...Read More
Mommy, I can fold the clothes, too! Without photos, most of you would not believe the things this little coon is capable of. She always wants to be where I ...Read More
"Mommy, what am I? Am I a dog? Am I a cat? Am I a human?" We've learned that raccoons exhibit behaviors similar to dogs and cats, but somehow unique ...Read More
Would anyone in their right mind take a toddler coon on vacation? I don't know if we have right minds, but we did. Chaoui accompanied us to Grand Isle, Louisiana ...Read More
They say a picture paints a thousand words, and I think this is one chapter a boy will remember forever . . .
to be continued . . ...Read More
Chaoui found plenty to keep herself busy at Grand Isle. I watched, took photos, and just enjoyed the heck out of watching my kids enjoy themselves! Mommy? What is this ...Read More
After all the fishing, exploring, climbing, swimming, and playing, there's nothing better to do on Grand Isle, than take an island nap . . .
One second she was ...Read More
There is nothing outstanding about these photos. I just want to share with you some of Chaoui's antics. She is always into something. A friend of mine who has raised ...Read More
Chaoui is a teencoon now and doesn't think it's cool to spend a lot of time with Mommy and the family. She is spending more and more time exploring the ...Read More
Just as our children grow older, and the photo ops happen less often, the same holds true for raccoons. Again, who would believe that this young adult coon and elderly ...Read More
The words of the old song, "She's gone, gone, gone, and I can't go on . . .whoaohoh" keep running through my mind. My coon-raising friend said she would hear ...Read More
We've been trying to get CooNee to start eating cat food, softened in milk, but she just doesn't know what to do yet. Even putting a little piece in her ...Read More
I am soooooo happy to announce that CooNee has gone from the bottle to finger foods - Cheerios, and next on to watermelon, and now she is eating her solids ...Read More
I didn't tell you that CooNee was gone, because I was too sad about it and I was hoping she would return. Last Monday while we were gone all day, ...Read More
"Hey Mommy, whatcha doin'?" Me: "
I'm doing the laundry, CooNee." CooNee:
"Pewee! This laundry is stinky like me!" Me:
"Well, this is how we give the laundry ...Read More