Musky Rodent Happenings

Early one December morning while sipping my first coffee I spotted a small dark shape struggling on our newly nearly frozen lake. After further observations thebobbyjack I discovered it was a muskrat attempting to make his way from the little island in front of my cove to the nearby shore. Every few steps the poor little fellow would sink through the ice and cling to the edge, struggling to make his way back up and out. Once back on his feet off he would quickly scamper with long tail pointing to the h…