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Keeping Wildlife Outside Your House

It’s that time of year when the nights cool down and the mice, skunks, and squirrels are looking for a cozy winter home.

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Help Toddlers Discover Nature

Anyone who wants to have an impact on keeping a healthy natural world can begin at home by introducing young children or grandchildren to the outdoors.

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Drought and Deer Disease

The coincidence of this blog and what I found on a walk along a creek where we live is quite bizarre.

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Shedding Some Light On Snakes

"Just leave them to their rat killin'," as my grandmother used to say. Here are a few answers to some common snake questions we hear at Twin Pines.

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Who-Whooo's Visited Twin Pines Lately?

Pam Herd-Price from Dickerson Park Zoo introduced three of Missouri’s native owl species and dispelled myths about these night fliers to nearly 500 students, teachers and parents. Nothing scary about these guys!

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