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December 9, 2016 - Issue 1458


You May Not Have to Worry About Ticks and Lyme With This Critter Around

opossum

December 9, 2016

Researchers were stunned to discover how this mammal slays ticks by eating or removing up to 96 percent of them. And once shed, they don't go on to infect other mammals. With just the potential of one animal to wipe out an astonishing 4,000 ticks in a single week, this is a wild beast you may want around.

Puppy Doesn’t Bark, He Talks, Sort Of

Puppy Doesn’t Bark, He Talks, Sort Of

December 9, 2016

There must be another kid in the house; this puppy's been listening and taking notes!