i hope that everything is alright with them pookieboy. perhaps your situation is similar to Greenports, some abnormal behavior due to the extreme weather.
my crew has been the opposite. with how much heat we have been having they actually are staying closer for the most part, not wanting to have to walk too far to get to one of their meals.
"In studying the traits and dispositions of the so-called lower animals, and contrasting them with man's, I find the result humiliating to me."