animals

  1. Gardening

    Bats in the Garden

    With Halloween just around the corner, it's time to put the spotlight on one of the stars of the season--- bats . Their creepy wings...
  2. Family Activities

    Out of Africa Wildlife Park

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    You don't need to go all the way to Africa for a real African safari -- just drive about an hour north of Phoenix!
  3. Family Activities

    Phoenix-area zoos

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    In the Phoenix metro area, there are not just one but two great zoos -- allowing you and your family to meet more than 7000...
  4. Family Activities

    Tilden Park's Little Farm & Environmental Education Center

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    At the Tilden Nature Area, a 740-acre preserve located just North of Tilden Park, you will find the renowned Environmental Education...
  5. Gardening

    SOL-R Action Owl

    The battle against garden pests is never-ending. Wild critters, like rabbits, mice and birds, love chomping on greens, and domestic...
  6. Fish

    Shark attack survivors

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    Shark Week is here, and that means we're talking about all things shark. Shark attacks fascinate many of us, but not in a good way....
  7. Gardening

    Pet-Safe Houseplants

    When you introduce a new plant to your house, you're also introducing it to your pets. If your furry friends are curious like mine,...
  8. Live Green

    Teach your kids the value of nature

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    Kids who are constantly engaged in gaming, texting and television often have little connection or appreciation for nature because...
  9. Pet Travel

    GoDaddy CEO criticized for shooting elephant

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    PETA is calling for a boycott of GoDaddy after the company's CEO posted a video of an African-elephant hunt. He says hunting...
  10. Family Activities

    Best zoos and aquariums in Virginia

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    If your family is wild about animals and marine life, head to Virginia! The state is home to some of the country's most unique and...
  11. Adventure Travel

    Go wild! Volunteer vacations to help wildlife

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    Stumped for something fun and original to do on your next family vacation? If your clan is a pack of animal-lovers with a taste for...
  12. Pet Fun

    Video captures a rat's gross ride on a NYC subway

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    Our worst nightmare happened on a NYC subway last week: a rat crawled on a man's face. Ick! Read on to learn more about this really...
  13. Small Animals

    Heidi the cross-eyed Opossum is a star in Germany

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    Heidi the cross-eyed Opossum is taking Germany by storm. Read on to learn about Germany's Next Top Zoo Animal.
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    Volunteer vacations for families in the U.S.

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     If you're looking to strengthen your family bonds and teach your kids the importance of helping others, consider taking a family...
  15. Community & Human Services

    Global charities: How to plan a volunteer vacation

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    The holiday season is high time for baking, shopping, gift-giving, and get togethers, but the holidays are also prime time for two...
  16. Pets & Kids

    New puppy: Including the kids in puppy training

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    The day has finally come when you will add a new member to your family -- not a little brother or sister, but a dog. But before that...