Woodpeckers

Woodpeckers are really cool birds. Not only are they beautiful animals but they are fascinating to watch. We live in a wooded area and there are a lot of woodpeckers that come to our feeders. They chatter and drum on the trees looking for insects. Woodpeckers are fascinating! WOODPECKERS LIVE IN MANY AREAS OF THE …

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Giving Cats a Job

Have you ever walked into a business and seen a cat or dog there? More and more businesses are bringing their pets to work or having an office pet. This is a great idea to help find homes for the thousands of homeless cats in the nations shelters. They are giving cats a job. A …

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Degenerative Myelopathy in Dogs

Degenerative myelopathy is a horrible condition that effects dogs in their senior years. I recently lost my greyhound lab, Shadow, who was 14 ½. I think she suffered from degenerative myelopathy because she had many of the symptoms. Shadow also had dementia which made things worse. DEGENERATIVE MYELOPATHY IS A SLOW-MOVING DISEASE This disease creeps …

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Pure Breed VS Mixed Breed Dogs

Choosing between pure-bred and mixed breed dogs can be a conundrum. You might want a dog that looks a certain way but then there are certain characteristics from different breeds that you would like to have in your new dog. Pure breed vs mixed breed dogs; what do you choose? HUMANS HAVE BEEN BREEDING DOGS …

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Hurricanes Effect on Wildlife

Hurricanes effect on wildlife can be devastating. Have you ever wondered what happens to wildlife when hurricanes hit? In 2017 three major hurricanes hit the United States. Irma hit the northeastern Caribbean, the Florida Keys, and Florida inland. Harvey hit southeast Texas and the Houston area. Maria devastated Dominica and Puerto Rico. Not only did …

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