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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 ...

Mike’s Fish Tank – Black Moors
June 1, 2020, No Comments

I have a lot of customers who love goldfish and why not, they are easy to care for, they don’t mind it being cold ...

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Creature Feature – Oh, Baby!
June 1, 2020, No Comments

The spring and summer seasons are burgeoning with life as newborn creatures enter the world.  Some wildlife babies rece ...

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Creature Feature – Bobcats
May 20, 2020, No Comments

Although bobcats reside in our region, they are rarely seen due to their nocturnal and elusive behaviors.  They live in ...

Mike’s Fish Tank – Pond Season
May 20, 2020, No Comments

Pond season is fast approaching. Be sure your water has warmed up a bit before adding pond fish. We haven’t had to ...

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Creature Feature – American Toad Trivia
May 20, 2020, No Comments

The chubby American toad measures 2-4” long.  It has rough skin in shades of brown, red or olive, with dark blotches ...

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Creature Feature – Bird Brains
May 7, 2020, No Comments

The crow is remarkably clever.  In France, it has been trained to trade littered cigarette butts for treats.  It can m ...

Mike’s Fish Tank – Platies
May 7, 2020, No Comments

Platies are native to the east coast of Central America and southern Mexico.They are a very popular tropical fish as the ...

Mike’s Fish Tank – Plecos
April 20, 2020, No Comments

First let me say, I hope everyone is well. This is a crazy time we are going through. We are still open 7 days a week bu ...

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Creature Feature – Eastern Phoebe
April 20, 2020, No Comments

The Eastern Phoebe is just one of several spring migrants that has recently returned to our region this spring. Other bi ...