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Creature Feature – A Parting Gift
September 15, 2020, No Comments

Sadly, it is time to say “bon voyage!” to our delightful hummingbirds for another year as they make their arduous fa ...

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Creature Feature – Hunting Down Myths
August 31, 2020, No Comments

Not all hunters head out into the woods with a rifle.  Cryptozoologists are scientists who pursue strange, elusive wild ...

Biking with Your Dog
Biking with Your Dog
August 17, 2020, No Comments

Do you mountain bike? Do you have a good friend that watches you pull out the driveway as you leave for your ride? Your ...

Mike’s Fish Tank – Djungarian Hamster
August 17, 2020, No Comments

I thought this week you might be interested in an unusual and less common hamster, the djungarian. This hamster is ball ...

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Creature Feature – Keep Your Cool
August 17, 2020, No Comments

Ever wonder how animals deal with the heat when the mercury rises?  After all, they cannot retreat to an air conditione ...

Plant-Based Diets
August 5, 2020, No Comments

Eating less meat and more veggies has long been linked with a healthier heart. But nutritious, plant-based diets during ...

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Creature Feature – The Buzz on Dog-Day Cicadas
August 5, 2020, No Comments

Unlike periodic cicada species, dog-day cicadas occur annually, their buzzy drone coinciding with the hot, humid days of ...

Mike’s Fish Tank – Neon Tetra
July 23, 2020, No Comments

The neon tetra is a freshwater fish of the characin family. This type of species is native to blackwater clearwater stre ...

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Creature Feature – The Scarlet Tanager
July 23, 2020, No Comments

In addition to the handsome northern cardinal, there’s another ruby-hued gent in the treetops, and he’s just as dazz ...

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Creature Feature – Turtle Nest Success Becoming Critical
June 14, 2020, No Comments

Right now, turtles are wandering in search of mates, territory and places to nest, so be extra vigilant while driving, e ...