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Pet Separation Anxiety High among College Students: Study

Pets are not the only ones that experience separation anxiety.  A survey of a sample of new first-year college students leaving pets at home and found that 75% experienced some level of pet separation anxiety — with one in four reporting moderate to severe symptoms.

Wildlife death and illness reports

Wildlife death and illness reports: WHISPers, hosted by the USGS National Wildlife Health Center, is a repository for sharing basic information about historic and ongoing wildlife mortality (death) and/or morbidity (illness) events.

Hummingbirds can Smell Danger

New research findings have revealed that contrary to popular belief, hummingbirds do have an active sense of smell.  In fact, scientists say that in less time than it takes to read this sentence, hummingbirds can catch a whiff of potential trouble.