Recent Blog Posts

  • Seth Kellogg's Bird of the Air: Bobolinks nesting in the meadows

    June 24, 2014
    Some kinds of birds do not seem to be at home in the air. They cling to the earth like winged mammals, crouching and hiding from the eyes of hunters, usually those with greater wingspans. Most of these ground loving species live either in meadows or marshes.
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  • Seth Kellogg's Birds of the Air: Nesting loon marks finish of Vermont Trip

    June 18, 2014
    In spring it is best to look for songbirds in the morning, when the males are singing and most active. In the afternoon they keep busy with the chores of nesting and feeding, but since food is so plentiful, they might also take a summer siesta.
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  • Is It Time To Shoe Your Horse?

    June 1, 2014
    It might sound crazy to some, but like humans, horses need shoes too. To understand why a horse needs shoes I will answer two important questions. First, why does a horse wear shoes and second, how do you know when your horse needs shoes?
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  • Is Your Dog Socializing Enough?

    June 1, 2014
    Socializing your dog is the process of exposure and habituation to the environment around it. Socialization is important because in addition to genetics, it is the most important factor in determining the temperament of your dog.
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