Animals

Advice and resources for beekeeping, livestock, pets, poultry, and wildlife.

Save the Bees

By Mary Lewis

Pollinators are in big trouble. How my perspective has changed, and what we can all do to support honeybees and bumblebees.


CRITTER, CRITTER GO AWAY

By Lois Hoffman

Deer, mice, moles, mosquitoes, ground squirrels...is there no end to the critters who seek to invade us humans as the weather turns warm?


Hatch Eggs With a Broody Hen

By Kristina Seleshanko

From proper preparation to caring for a sitting hen, here’s the egg-xact information you need to hatch chicks the traditional way.


Bats: The Unseen Ally

By Jo Ann Abell

Discover more about this garden champion, and learn how you can go to bat for them on your property.


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Meet the Marsh Tacky Horse

Story and photos by Jeannette Beranger

Known for its big heart and can-do attitude, the critically endangered Marsh Tacky horse breed is hoofing its way to a comeback after near extinction.


DIY Movable Chicken Runs

By Kimberlee Bastien

Pamper your hens with two movable chicken tractor designs that will give your feathered friends access to fresh forage.


Where to Take Your Horse Camping

By George B. Hatley

Take your horse with you next time you venture out for a camping trip. Here is what to look out for when picking your destination.


Transporting Horses for Camping

By George B. Hatley

Transport your horse to your camping trip confidently with these tips for horse hauling.



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