Live near a state park? Consider yourself lucky! If you’re thinking that state parks are smaller (or less significant) than the 59 national parks in the U.S., think again. I love visiting state parks — and with over 10,000 of them across the U.S., there’s sure to be several near you. Find a state park (or national park) nearby, see why state parks are so amazing, and explore lists of the best state parks in America.
The Nashville Zoo at Grassmere is fun for the whole family. Our 10 best tips for making the most of your visit + Nashville Zoo prices, animals, hours, and directions.
This video shows what it was like when the 2 men who raised “Christian” the lion cub for the first year of his life… then released him into the wild in Africa… then reunited with him — on his turf, where he had become the leader of his pride of lions. Amazing.
A few fun facts about horses and funny pictures of horses…
All about Timothy Treadwell movie, Grizzly Man, airing on the Discovery Channel on TV, and now available on DVD. This guy was ‘one’ with the bears.
Did you know there are 1 million vertebrates run over each day in the United States? At a rate of one every 11.5 seconds… that’s a lot of roadkill!
Locally, I’m kinda known as a ‘pig stalker’. I happen to enjoy the wacky outfits and props that the neighbors use to dress up their porch-sittin’ ceramic Pig, and I’ve photographed some of the wackiness concerning the pig-on-the-block here.
Following are links to ‘live streaming’ animal cams featuring: baby pandas, elephants, giraffes, gorillas, apes, seals, black bears, polar bears, beluga whales, shamu, dolphins, and penguins. PLUS… an incredible live streaming video from a wildlife cam in South Africa!
Recently, I learned how birds find their way around when they’re flying up in the air. Do you know?
To date, the following animals have been sucessfully cloned…
Photos of pig yard art spotted in my neighborhood.
I’ve been watching a lot of the Animal Channel on TV lately …or is it Animal Planet? The worst part: I am completely offended by the people who inflict such cruelty on their animals that the show Animal Cops depicts, yet I cannot force myself to change the channel!