Courtney Hyde’s Archive

Jackalope. Photo by Mark Freeman, Flickr Creative Commons

Five Wildlife-Centric Myths in the US

April Fool’s Day is upon us! Even wildlife are taking some time to celebrate by participating in animal trickery, so let’s join them in celebration: let’s talk cryptozoology. What is cryptozoology? …

4 Animals You Didn’t Know Are Native to the US

I live in an apartment, so my life with wildlife is limited to spotting squirrels and the occasional bird in my shared backyard. But since it is National Wildlife Week …

Sandhill Cranes (photo credit: Flickr user Tucker Hammerstrom)

6 Animals that Mate for Life

Valentine’s Day has arrived again! For some, this means the traditional sentimental card, flowers, and buying candy for our sweetheart. For others, it means railing against the greeting card holiday …

Two-toed sloth

5 Unexpected Animal Noises

For me, watching wildlife videos is a legitimate hobby and pastime. There is nothing quite like coming home after a long day of work and finding out how wildlife would …

gummy shark turtle and penguin

Sweet Treats for Wildlife Lovers

Ocelot

Unlikely Wildlife Companions Throughout History

Porcupine in Wyoming by Joan Saba.

5 Drama Queens of the Animal Kingdom

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