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Heiko Bleher Candidly On South American Amazon Watershed Disaster

Heiko Bleher Candidly On South American Amazon Watershed Disaster I had the opportunity to meet with Heiko Bleher in Illinois as a guest of Greg Wittstock at Aquascape. We met after the day was...

Chronic Wasting Disease in Deer (CWD) Contagious and Fatal

Chronic Wasting Disease in Deer (CWD) Contagious and Fatal This hunter has encountered a deer in the final stages of CWD in deer. It’s a prion which is smaller than a virus, and affects...

Copperheads as a liability to pets in residential areas

Residential Copperheads Copperheads live around people, with no problem because we attract the rodents that they love to eat so much. Their favorite is a mouse, perhaps a second favorite would be a chipmunk,...

Heron and Deer Scare That Works Every Time

You can make a Heron and Deer Scare That Works Every Time for about $70 with materials you get on amazon.com  It’s pretty simple to make and it relies on LIGHT and A LOT...

Cat Colonies and What You Should Know.

So there was a question on NextDoor about someone who wanted to cultivate a ‘cat colony’ of ferals to control rodent populations. The idea was that ferals and other cats that wouldn’t ‘fit’ in...

A Fox With Scabies Won’t Stop Itching.

“That is a fox with sarcoptic mange. You can tell it’s a fox by the white tip on its tail, and the mange is what causes the hair loss and scabbing. We had a...

Are Eastern Box Turtles Protected From Being Pets in Georgia?

Eastern Box Turtles caught in Georgia are not “okay” to keep as pets in Georgia. Basics of their needs and sexual dimorphism:  Needs to be within a couple thousand yards of drinking water and...

How to Care For Wild Foundling Baby Bunnies (Download)

How to Care For Wild Foundling Baby Bunnies http://drjohnson.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/09/Orphaned-Baby-Bunnies_-Wild-and-Domestic.pdf  

Babybirds

Baby Birds Baby Bird There was an excellent dialogue on Nextdoor. Contributors made excellent points and I put several of those answers together into this document which separates certain facts from older myths. What...