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Best Bird of the Weekend

1 day ago   |   10,000 Birds

Any time of year that features skies filled with birds pretty much all day demands attention pretty much all day. If your neck is sore from being on a swivel this weekend, may...
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What Flies Over Costa Rica at Night?

What Flies Over Costa Rica at Night?

10 days ago   |   10,000 Birds

On the northern birding calendar, October is a time for sparrows, cool weather, and tired fall leaves. It's when Orange-crowned Warblers share the Goldenrod with lisping and...
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Best Bird of the Weekend

22 days ago   |   10,000 Birds

The end of September doesn't necessarily mean the end of what you might enjoy about September birding but it definitely signals the beginning of what you love about October...
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Fall Migration in Costa Rica- Six Things I Have Learned

Fall Migration in Costa Rica- Six Things I Have Learned

24 days ago   |   10,000 Birds

For the first 30 something years of my life, fall migration was when the warblers “sipped”, “chipped” and “seeped” in the tired, late summer leaves. It was when I searched for...
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Where Are You Birding This First Weekend of September 2020?

1 month ago   |   10,000 Birds

If you were betting on the most beautiful weekend of the year, you could do worse than put money on the one we're heading into. Early September tends to provide a tremendously...
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The First Bird Guides

The First Bird Guides

2 monthes ago   |   Ornithology

It wasn't until my junior year in college when I took ornithology and started watching birds. My first bird guide was a Peterson. We didn't ask for a bird guide when we wanted...
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Some Birding News about Birders in Costa Rica

Some Birding News about Birders in Costa Rica

3 monthes ago   |   10,000 Birds

In Costa Rica, our July birding news usually consists of interesting sightings during the mid-summer tours. Which tours saw the most roosting owls? Did Cope have another site...
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Musing in the Garden

Musing in the Garden

5 monthes ago   |   Ornithology

A little musing today. I've been watching two bird feeders outside my kitchen window for the past several months, the seeds devoured by California Towhees and occasionally a...
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Best Bird of the Weekend

5 monthes ago   |   10,000 Birds

Many people consider May to be one of the year's better months, but birders seem more attached. The birding is just that good, or at least can be. Did your month get off to an...
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“Oh, Bittersweet Canada” - Distillerie Mariana: Avril Amaretto Québécois

“Oh, Bittersweet Canada” - Distillerie Mariana: Avril Amaretto Québécois

5 monthes ago   |   10,000 Birds

“Oh, sweet Canada, Canada, Canada” is perhaps the best-best known of birdsong mnemonics in North America, familiar to birders as an aid to remembering the voice of the...
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Breed Spotlight: Saluki | Winslow Animal Hospital Dog & Cat

Breed Spotlight:  Saluki | Winslow Animal Hospital Dog & Cat

This post is dedicated to the amazing and ancient saluki. Whether you are looking into this breed to see if it's the right fit or want more information on your furry friend... Read more ...

8 Symptoms You Shouldn't Ignore in Active Dogs

8 Symptoms You Shouldn't Ignore in Active Dogs

By Sarah Wooten, DVM Whether they're in the backyard chasing a brazen squirrel or hiking a breathtaking nature trail, active dogs long for adventure. One only has to observe... Read more ...

Is Your Yard Safe for Your Dog?

Is Your Yard Safe for Your Dog?

By Kate Hughes Reviewed by Stephanie Liff, DVM One of the foremost pleasures of being a pet parent is watching your dog frolic freely outdoors. But while fresh air, sunlight... Read more ...

Strangers Move Mountains To Help Dog In Stolen Car Get Home

Strangers Move Mountains To Help Dog In Stolen Car Get Home

As much as we want to see the good in everyone, there are always some people who will hurt others every chance they get. So, when Jason Miller left his car running with his dog... Read more ...

Brave Rescue Dog Becomes First Canine Nobel Peace Prize Recipient

Brave Rescue Dog Becomes First Canine Nobel Peace Prize Recipient

Since the Nobel Peace Prize honors the best humans or groups, it's shocking that a dog has never won. After all, who's more kindhearted and selfless than a four-legged family... Read more ...

No One Shreds On A Skateboard Like Nord Boss The French Bulldog

No One Shreds On A Skateboard Like Nord Boss The French Bulldog

No one will ever be as cool as Nord Boss the French Bulldog because no one shreds on a skateboard like this canine cutie. Nord Boss is a Frenchie who lives the good life... Read more ...

18 Adorable Dog-O-Lanterns To Inspire You This October

18 Adorable Dog-O-Lanterns To Inspire You This October

The leaves have changed colors and grocery stores have started putting bins full of pumpkins outside. That means it's carving season! I don't know about you all, but I'm ready... Read more ...

Grooming in Cats

Grooming in Cats

Grooming in Cats By Shelly Chadwick & TJ Welsh When you hear the word “grooming” what pops into your mind? Dogs in the show ring? That pristine white Bichon Frise? The... Read more ...

Protecting Whales through Research and Public Policy

Protecting Whales through Research and Public Policy

Alicia Pensarosa, VG18, puts her M.S. in animals and public policy to work at Ocean Alliance as a whale researcher and educator. Read more ...

Behind the Scenes with the Zoo's “Tapir Whisperer”

Behind the Scenes with the Zoo's “Tapir Whisperer”

Laurie Trechsel has been dedicated to animal care for decades. While her education and career started long before, Trechsel first came to the Minnesota Zoo as a keeper in 1988... Read more ...