The Gottlieb Native Garden

a california love story

The Gottlieb Native Garden is a flourishing ecosystem belonging to Susan and Dan Gottlieb, friends of flora and fauna and devoted environmental philanthropists. With more than 100 hand-selected plant species and hundreds of animal species, the backyard is a National Wildlife Federation-certified Backyard Wildlife Habitat and a Xerces Society-designated Pollinator Habitat.

Gray Fox Marks its Territory with Scent

At least one Gray Fox has continued to hang around the GNG and apparently this one is a male.  Female Red Foxes will lift their leg while marking with scent, but Gray Fox females squat. This fox can be seen lifting his leg to mark his territory as he passes plants on his right.