Outdoors

Five children play in a pile of leaves in this Picture Plymouth photo contest winner.

Plymouth Magazine’s former editors Anna Nguyen took this photo, which took first place in the People & Families category of 2018’s “Picture Plymouth” photo contest.

“Adorable” and “adoptable” are practically interchangeable at the Animal Humane Society of Golden Valley, where everyone is on a mission to find good homes and full bowls of chow for lovable furballs in need.

When you’re out and about and your dog is not, he is likely lazing around engulfed in dreams of snatching leashes and scarfing treats. With the flick of a wand and a wag of a tail, Fairy Dogparents can make those doggy dreams come true.

The weather is warming and more Minnesotans are venturing outdoors. Make a day of it by packing a picnic and relaxing in one of Plymouth’s scenic parks.

Our attachment to animals is undeniable. The comfort we get from playing catch with a young puppy or snuggling up with a purring kitten are moments we cherish, but there is something different about a horse—so large, so powerful, yet so calm.

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