Birds appreciate a clean “dinner plate” and clean lodging. A dirty feeder fosters moldy, unhealthy food and, sometimes, dangerous bacteria.
When we alter natural habitat, we challenge wildlife and destroy native plants, sometimes to extinction. Read their stories.
Once you’ve created a backyard habitat for wildlife, it’s best to let the animals enjoy it without too much disturbance.
Rabies is a viral disease that attacks the nervous system of mammals. It’s terrible and deadly. Fortunately, it’s rare, even among wildlife.
Step-by-step guidelines for rescuing and caring for orphaned or injured wildlife: birds, rabbits, squirrels, opossums, others.
Snails are little stealth creatures, living around us mostly unnoticed. Yet, they’re the second highest number of species.
Cockroaches have been around for more than 300 million years. You may have heard it said they’ll still be here long after humans are extinct!
True bugs are an interesting, diverse group of insects, and the only ones officially called “bugs.” They’re beneficial as predators of pest insects.
Dragonflies and damselflies are among the most beautiful insects. They’re predators of nuisance insects like gnats, flies, mosquitoes.