Snake Season
Now that the snakes are out, you might want to get your dog vaccinated. It takes  two shots, but if they encounter a buzz worm it will help them.
If you love your dog and let him run a lot, it might save you some grief down the road...
I ran across a couple of Bull Snakes yesterday at the golf course. It looked like they were on a first date or something.
The good part for me was that I saw them before they saw me. I was also in a cart, so I didn't have to scream or anything...