Chico’s Hikin’ Herons patch (read more here) came in the mail with an extra one for me and nice note explaining that dogs don’t usually get patches, but the Conservation Commission was sure that he would wear it in public and promote the program.
To celebrate the arrival of the patches, we went and revisited the Jackman Pond loop. It’s close to home, it’s long enough to be a good walk, but short enough to squeeze into a busy afternoon, it’s shady enough to be comfortable on a warm afternoon.
Of course, there’s also views like this:
And he’ll wear his safety vest next time we go to town, so people can see the patch. I wonder if we can go for any other similar patches from local conservation groups?