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May 8, 2018 - Issue 1973


The Loving Action Every Cat Needs — Skip It, and You’ll Live to Regret It

cat scratching

May 8, 2018

Behavioral expert reveals how to resolve this vexing but instinctive behavior. Note: There's a right way and an inhumane way to fix the problem. Be sure to choose the right one. Add these lures for a more sure result.

Kids Play With Baby Gray Whales

Kids Play With Baby Gray Whales

May 8, 2018

Kids and adults alike enjoy a 'touching' whale encounter in Baja California.

Why Do Birds Preen?

parrot preening

May 8, 2018

Birds use their beaks to preen their feathers in order to keep them clean and healthy. Preening is not only essential for keeping birds in flight but also for helping with waterproofing. When birds preen, they spread a special oil over their feathers that repels water, keeps their feathers protected and may even help them attract a mate.