The feeling of summer ending and autumn starting is palpable at our elevation. Most days start and end chilly, and I can see the change in the light as the sun arcs lower across the sky each day.
We have traditions for each part of the year. In August and September, we try to get the Duo out swimming as much as we can knowing that it will be too cold for this fun frolicking very soon.
Nothing rivals the intensity of a Lab about to snarf a tennis ball from the water.