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Bird Toon of the Day - May 18, 2015

I don't have a lot of Bill Whitehead's "Free Range" toons in my archive, but they'll make an occasional appearance.  Here is the July 16, 2013 panel in which a companion parrot makes it clear what "cracker" really means to him:

Bird Toon of the Day - May 17, 2015

Since today is Sunday, we'll see the difference in format from the weekday Speed Bump panels with this one from March 13, 2011:

Bizarro and Strange Brew also use a wider-than-tall format for Sundays.  These three are the only ones whose weekday format pretty much mandates a different format on the seventh day.

Bird Toon of the Day - May 16, 2015

Another one-shot (at least I think it is) ... from everything I've been able to find online the artist does cartoons and other drawings and the Cleveland humor newspaper The Funny Times published this one of hers from 2007 in their February 2008 issue.  In any event, I have not found anything else bird-related from her.

Bird Toon of the Day - May 15, 2015

Today's toon is Mutts from July 2, 2011.  I have several "sets" of strips that ran as story arcs which I want to include but wonder what is preferable ... run them one at a time over consecutive days (as I did back around post #6) or run them one below the other in a single post (giving you all of them at once but using up my archive stock a little sooner).  Your comments are welcomed.

Matching Gift Event - May 13, 2015 - Final Status

YOUR collective generosity has resulted in $7,050 in donations, with an additional $1,826 in matching funds - enough to pay for about half a month's vet bills!  All of our volunteers - and certainly our birds - thank you!

If you happen to be in the San Francisco Bay Area on June 7, consider joining our Annual Spring Fling - an informal lunch and meet-and-greet for all of our supporters.  We'd love to see you! 

Matching Gift Event - May 13, 2015 - ALL DAY - Status

matching gift opportunity is underway NOW, Wednesday, May 13, untill 9 pm Pacific - and Mickaboo's birds are asking for your help.  So far we have raised about $6500 through your collective generosity to be matched.

If you have not yet donated - it's not too late! GlobalGiving will match ALL of your online donations, up to $1,000 per donor per project., until 9 pm Pacific. We will announce the result on this blog on Thursday, May 14.

Please use this matching gift opportunity to help our rescued birds heal and find permanent, loving homes.

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