Emerging from what she described as a “messy burrow”, Punxsutawney Jill, Phil’s lesser-known wife, said she was tired of winter and the increasingly messy burrow, and that she intends to begin spring cleaning in earnest. She has been urging Phil to begin cleaning up his part of their home, so that they can begin their springtime rituals, now that spring has officially arrived, if only formally. Known for their cleanliness, groundhogs usually have their litters in April or May. They feast on a variety of greens.
Posted: March 21, 2014