One of Our Snowbirds, The White-crowned Sparrow

Posted by Tom on 2/27/2018 to Learn More About Birds
Since the White-crowned Sparrow prefers to feed on the ground along tree and shrub lines their favorite feeder in our yard is the platform bird feeder. A mixed seed seems to attract then however they have been know to be drawn to grains such as oats, wheat, barley, and corn.

Cryptic or Brilliant Snake Coloration – Which is Better?

Posted by Nancy on 2/20/2018 to All About Reptiles
If arboreal snakes like tree boas and tree vipers are supposed to use their coloring to blend into the background for survival why are there morphs with such vivid coloring?

How to Keep Narrow-mouthed Toads in Captivity

Posted by Nancy on 2/8/2018 to Reptile Care Sheets
I recently discovered Eastern Narrow-mouthed Toads near a pond by my house.  I am thinking about collecting some and then try to breed them.  Do you have any advice about this species?

Is Honey Really Bee Barf?

Posted by Nancy on 2/1/2018 to Nature Stories
Is honey really bee barf?  Learn if this is true in this blog.