Monthly Archives: January 2015

Things You Probably Didn’t Know About Raccoons

The raccoon is an omnivore with a diet that depends on its environment. Their diet may consist of fruits, nuts, berries, rodents, insects, crayfish and in urban environments it often feeds on garbage. Raccoons live in tree cavities or burrows … Continue reading

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Help! There is a Skunk in my Yard!

Skunks are very shy and skittish creatures so if you find one in your garden, It is likely that they have found a food source or shelter in the area. Skunks may look cute from a distance, but they can … Continue reading

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Help! There a Possum in My Yard!

An opossum is generally not an aggressive animal, but it will defend itself when in danger and it tends to be very unpredictable. A few of its defensive strategies include: showing off its sharp claws and teeth and release an … Continue reading

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3 Ways to Beat the Winter Gardening Blues

For much of the United States the months of December through March are cold, gray and can be brutal. ┬áThe harsh winter weather makes it easy to understand folks suffering from Seasonal Affective Disorder and just plain old cabin fever. … Continue reading

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