Do Horses Lay Down?


Horses are mysterious creatures, beautiful, elegant, and full of personality. They have the awesome ability to sleep standing up, which often confuses people when it comes to the question, do horses lay down? We … Read more

Are Salamanders Poisonous?


The salamander (Caudata), or, as it was known in ancient times, that which lives in fire, or “fire lizard,” is actually not a lizard at all. It’s an amphibian, like a frog, although we … Read more

Are Mountain Lions Dangerous


Spending time in nature has always been a huge part of my life. I love to be outdoors and in the wilderness. While in the great outdoors, it’s not unusual to see deer trampling … Read more

Mountain Lion Vs Lion

Puma concolor, known in Canada and the western United States as the mountain lion and cougar, is able to thrive in a wide variety of different types of natural environments throughout North and South … Read more

Coyote Pups: Whelps and Pup Season


Life in the wild can be tough. Especially, when you’re a newborn. For a coyote pup, even when you’re cute and lovable, life is full of challenges.  While life for coyote pups can be … Read more

20 Turtle Predators: What Eats Turtles


Turtles can be both aquatic and terrestrial and they have many predators that eat them, from sharks in the water to coyotes on land! Heck, even humans eat turtles!  As a turtle enthusiast, I’ve … Read more

What Do Turtles Do in the Winter


When I think about turtles, I think about how slow-moving they are, how easygoing they seem to be (most of the time), and how they are resilient enough to survive in nature, even during … Read more

How Long Can Turtles Go Without Eating (w. Chart)


Turtles are animals that can be aquatic, semi-aquatic, and terrestrial. However, one thing all turtles have in common is they have to eat.  While they can sometimes go long periods without eating, they still … Read more