Livestock and wildlife from rural America
Be prepared this spring and summer and capture free honeybees in the form of a honeybee swarm.

Prevent Pet Problems in Paradise
Jon Geller, DVM, offers his farm animal health experience to readers to help prevent pet problems around the homestead.
Moles and Voles: Dealing With Common Yard Pests
Unseen and uninvited, moles and voles can disrupt our landscapes.
Bald eagle
Bald Eagles and Golden Eagles
While making a comeback from the endangered species list, these beautiful birds of prey have remained symbols of strength and courage.

Browse more great rural know-how in the GRIT archives: Animals

DIY Mason Bee House

DIY Mason Bee House

Encourage the pollinator population around your home and garden with a DIY bee house.

Cute Baby Animals from Heritage Breeds


Nancy AddieThe animals in Nancy's life bring plenty of character to Addie Acres.

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