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The Columbian
Easier to keep rodents out than to get them outgood reasons to control rodent populations, says master gardener Steve Griffin.
Easier to keep rodents out than to get them out
The Columbian / Posted 4 hours ago
good reasons to control rodent populations, says master gardener Steve Griffin. Rodents — rats, mice, moles, gophers, tree squirrels and ground squirrels — can cause damage to infrastructure and spread diseases. Here are some of Griffin’s tips on... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Celebrations for Dory following competition successCare Home in Abingdon hosted its annual Scruffs dog show last week, but this ye
Celebrations for Dory following competition success
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 6 hours ago
Care Home in Abingdon hosted its annual Scruffs dog show last week, but this year there was no need to fear prize-nabbing squirrels. In 2015, the category of 'quickest to find the sausage' was scuppered after a cheeky animal ran off with the... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Celebrations for Dory following competition successCare Home in Abingdon hosted its annual Scruffs dog show last week, but this ye
Celebrations for Dory following competition success
Oxford Mail / Posted 6 hours ago
Care Home in Abingdon hosted its annual Scruffs dog show last week, but this year there was no need to fear prize-nabbing squirrels. In 2015, the category of 'quickest to find the sausage' was scuppered after a cheeky animal ran off with the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Zambia's General Kanene Faces Malawi Artists in Weekend Showson Friday 29th July before heading to Lilongwe at Wakawaka Hotel on Saturday 30
Zambia's General Kanene Faces Malawi Artists in Weekend Shows
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 hours ago
on Friday 29th July before heading to Lilongwe at Wakawaka Hotel on Saturday 30th July. The final show will be held at Squirrels Park at the Mzuzu Upper Stadium in the northern city of Mzuzu. Patrons should expect to pay K2,500 at Ngoms and... Read more
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Barrie Examiner
Crews probing power outages in Orilliasaid. “The increased loading with the higher temperatures we’ve been having. W
Crews probing power outages in Orillia
Barrie Examiner / Posted 18 hours ago
said. “The increased loading with the higher temperatures we’ve been having. Wildlife tends to be a problem (such as) squirrels .... Then, there’s just general equipment issues.” Crews are going at solving the problem in a “scientific... Read more
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Orillia Packet & Times
Crews probing power outages in Orilliasaid. “The increased loading with the higher temperatures we’ve been having. Wi
Crews probing power outages in Orillia
Orillia Packet & Times / Posted 18 hours ago
said. “The increased loading with the higher temperatures we’ve been having. Wildlife tends to be a problem (such as) squirrels .... Then, there’s just general equipment issues.” Crews are going at solving the problem in a “scientific... Read more
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Daily Press
Wednesday's "360": NFL's Eagles sign former Hampton QB Watford as wide receiver51 in Division III. Two of the honorees also will represent the United States a
Wednesday's "360": NFL's Eagles sign former Hampton QB Watford as wide receiver
Daily Press / Posted 21 hours ago
51 in Division III. Two of the honorees also will represent the United States at the 2016 Olympics. The Richmond Flying Squirrels (42-60) extended their winning streak to four with a 6-5 victory at Akron that gave them a three-game sweep of the... Read more
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The Source Weekly
Is Lava Worth Fighting for?to see a number of species that utilize habitats on the periphery, including wo
Is Lava Worth Fighting for?
The Source Weekly / Posted 21 hours ago
to see a number of species that utilize habitats on the periphery, including wood rats, chipmunks, golden-mantled ground squirrels, lizards and the occasional bird." He notes these animals like the cool temperatures found in cracks and crevices... Read more
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The Mining Journal
Blue Thunder rumble to U14 Coed winand Keira Heino Blueberry Milkshakes - Beira Lawrence and Kalyn Carr Pink Bul
Blue Thunder rumble to U14 Coed win
The Mining Journal / Posted yesterday
and Keira Heino Blueberry Milkshakes - Beira Lawrence and Kalyn Carr Pink Bulldogs - Emily Janowski and Eva Dewitt Grey Squirrels - Maris Kalbieda, Autumn Heliin, Ella Henning, Avonlea Kuhlman and Elizabeth McKinght Fast and Bold Cardinals -... Read more
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Wilson County News
Have you ‘un-friended’ God?brings to mind a post that said, “Be decisive. Right or wrong, make a decision.
Have you ‘un-friended’ God?
Wilson County News / Posted yesterday
brings to mind a post that said, “Be decisive. Right or wrong, make a decision. The road of life is paved with flattened squirrels that couldn’t make a decision.” I probably don’t have the numbers right, but we are sharing more digital photos of... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
France's most beautiful villages - according to you(we eventually married), staying in a beautiful chalet in the pine forest. Woke
France's most beautiful villages - according to you
Daily Telegraph / Posted yesterday
(we eventually married), staying in a beautiful chalet in the pine forest. Woken every morning by the chattering of red squirrels, we made our way down to freshly baked flaky croissants, good coffee and boiled eggs, served with sea salt and... Read more
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Nottingham Post
'Victory for common sense' as 100 homes on golf course rejectedclub as a "victory for common sense". Campaigners said a "wildlife corridor",
'Victory for common sense' as 100 homes on golf course rejected
Nottingham Post / Posted yesterday
club as a "victory for common sense". Campaigners said a "wildlife corridor", home to pheasants, herons, sparrowhawks and squirrels, would be lost if planning permission was granted at Bramcote Hills Golf Club, off Thoresby Road. But councillors... Read more
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Paris Express
Commission approves special regulationsis allowed. Normal agricultural, gardening or soil stabilization practices are
Commission approves special regulations
Paris Express / Posted yesterday
is allowed. Normal agricultural, gardening or soil stabilization practices are allowed. Attracting or feeding birds and squirrels with common bird and squirrel feeders, bird baths and grain completely submerged in water is allowed. Hand feeding... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Second rabbit with tularemia 
found locallyGoddeyne said. The bacterial disease is transmitted through direct contact wit
Second rabbit with tularemia 
found locally
The Daily Sentinel / Posted yesterday
Goddeyne said. The bacterial disease is transmitted through direct contact with infected animals, including muskrats, squirrels, rabbits and other rodents, and through tick and deer fly bites. Officials advise anyone who plans on being in... Read more
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Kelowna Capital News
Thomson: Get outdoors, but think of the crittersThere are a number of animals that live in our urban areas year-round—birds, sq
Thomson: Get outdoors, but think of the critters
Kelowna Capital News / Posted yesterday
There are a number of animals that live in our urban areas year-round—birds, squirrels and raccoons—and for the most part, we have become familiar with living alongside these animals and we keep them and ourselves safe. This may involve simple... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
German Shepherd found shot by .22 caliber bullet at close range; family distraughtwas shot on Saturday, July 23rd. Brad and Beth Ingersoll told FOX6 News they l
German Shepherd found shot by .22 caliber bullet at close range; family distraught
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted yesterday
was shot on Saturday, July 23rd. Brad and Beth Ingersoll told FOX6 News they let Tanner out to wander their farm and chase squirrels, as he loves to do — but hours went by and he didn’t return. The Ingersolls said they knew something was... Read more
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New Haven Independent
In Philly, Podcasters Take Center StageOctober in an episode called “Madam Secretary, What’s Good?” The two interviewe
In Philly, Podcasters Take Center Stage
New Haven Independent / Posted 2 days ago
October in an episode called “Madam Secretary, What’s Good?” The two interviewers joked with Clinton about her thoughts on squirrels and opinions on popular television shows. In the same interview, they also joined many young black voices demanding... Read more
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Londonist
21 Must-See Kids' Theatre Shows For Summer 2016adaptation, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory The Musical is a visual delight w
21 Must-See Kids' Theatre Shows For Summer 2016
Londonist / Posted 2 days ago
adaptation, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory The Musical is a visual delight with chocolate rivers, an army of dancing squirrels and some very peculiar Oompa-Loompas. Ages: 7 and upThe Lion King It's one of the West End's longest running... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
Thank you for supporting BMS golf tournamentDan Pierce Outdoor Shop, Delgrosso's Amusement Park, Dunham's Extrava Market, R
Thank you for supporting BMS golf tournament
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
Dan Pierce Outdoor Shop, Delgrosso's Amusement Park, Dunham's Extrava Market, Reading Fightin' Phils, Richmond Flying Squirrels, Friendship Bookstore, Giant, Gina's Simply Cuts, Glick's Shoe Store, Harrisburg Senators, Harshbarger's Sub and... Read more
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Bennington Banner
SVC coach Hisert with Cardinal affiliatethe league championship. While with the Mohawks, Hisert coached Matt Gage, a l
SVC coach Hisert with Cardinal affiliate
Bennington Banner / Posted 2 days ago
the league championship. While with the Mohawks, Hisert coached Matt Gage, a left-handed pitcher for the Richmond Flying Squirrels, the San Francisco Giants' Double A affiliate; that situation connected Hisert with Matt's older brother, Dave,... Read more
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Scotsman
Record number of SPCA rescued animals returned to wildClackmannanshire, which was funded entirely through donations. Among those rec
Record number of SPCA rescued animals returned to wild
Scotsman / Posted 2 days ago
Clackmannanshire, which was funded entirely through donations. Among those recently released were two five-week-old red squirrels found in Blairgowrie, Perth and Kinross. Named Jar Jar and Binks after the Star Wars character, they were... Read more
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Royal Oak Daily Tribune
Lynne Rae Perkins signs her children�s books at Farmington Libraryat 2 p.m. Thursday, July 28, at Farmington Community Library. We talked to Per
Lynne Rae Perkins signs her children�s books at Farmington Library
Royal Oak Daily Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
at 2 p.m. Thursday, July 28, at Farmington Community Library. We talked to Perkins about her awards, her illustrations and squirrels. Q: Can you describe the moment when you first found out about your Newbery Medal? A: I was having coffee in my... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Scottish SPCA return record number of rescued animals to the wildClackmannanshire, which was funded entirely through donations. Among those rec
Scottish SPCA return record number of rescued animals to the wild
EveningTimes Online / Posted 3 days ago
Clackmannanshire, which was funded entirely through donations. Among those recently released were two five-week-old red squirrels found in Blairgowrie, Perth and Kinross. Named Jar Jar and Binks after the Star Wars character, they were... Read more
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heraldscotland
Scottish SPCA return record number of rescued animals to the wildAmong those recently released were two five-week-old red squirrels found in Bla
Scottish SPCA return record number of rescued animals to the wild
heraldscotland / Posted 3 days ago
Among those recently released were two five-week-old red squirrels found in Blairgowrie, Perth and Kinross. Named Jar Jar and Binks after the Star Wars character, they were discovered on the ground having likely fallen from their tree nest. The... Read more
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Billboard
Joe Jonas Says He's 'So Proud' of Little Brother Nick, Calls Demi Lovato 'The Best Version of Herself I've Ever Known'to our minds. At one point I remember somebody saying, "I think they're drunk"
Joe Jonas Says He's 'So Proud' of Little Brother Nick, Calls Demi Lovato 'The Best Version of Herself I've Ever Known'
Billboard / Posted 3 days ago
to our minds. At one point I remember somebody saying, "I think they're drunk" after we got off the call because it didn't make any sense. They'd ask a question, and all of a sudden someone's talking about squirrels. Those are the moments we treasu... Read more
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Greeley Tribune
100 Years Ago: New rodent poison developed; small garden harvests a ton of tomatoes; a shortage of jit repainted — and deciding if he will file charges against the children. A ne
100 Years Ago: New rodent poison developed; small garden harvests a ton of tomatoes; a shortage of j
Greeley Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
it repainted — and deciding if he will file charges against the children. A new poison to rid the town of prairie dogs and squirrels has been found. You mix grain, strychnine, water, starch and Knox gelatin. It is guaranteed that a single teaspoon... Read more
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Daily Press
Sunday's "360": Weaver, football stars to be inducted into Virginia Tech Sports Hall of Fame; Tides win on Hoes' steal of home6-2 as Andrew Suarez pitched six innings, and Carlos Moncrief and Brandon Bedna
Sunday's "360": Weaver, football stars to be inducted into Virginia Tech Sports Hall of Fame; Tides win on Hoes' steal of home
Daily Press / Posted 3 days ago
6-2 as Andrew Suarez pitched six innings, and Carlos Moncrief and Brandon Bednar drove in two runs apiece for the Flying Squirrels. LITTLE LEAGUE: York County American was ousted from the Major Division (age 11-12) state baseball tournament in... Read more
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NBC News
My white husband loves guns, our black son does not, and that's goodhe can say, "That could be my son." These days my husband doesn't go shooting
My white husband loves guns, our black son does not, and that's good
NBC News / Posted 4 days ago
he can say, "That could be my son." These days my husband doesn't go shooting as much as he used to, though the squirrels still need to watch out. The range he belonged to requires membership in the NRA, and when the organization focused... Read more
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The Columbian
Check it out: Summer reads inspire actionof bees and butterflies, beckon the sun to shine on their happy little faces. I
Check it out: Summer reads inspire action
The Columbian / Posted 4 days ago
of bees and butterflies, beckon the sun to shine on their happy little faces. I can almost hear a chorus of bunnies and squirrels singing a jaunty tune as poppies and sunflowers sway in the breeze. OK, enough with the schmaltz. My inner Snow... Read more
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The Columbian
Time to pack up for presidential pet museumHouse (Rollo the Saint Bernard, Emily Spinach the garter snake, Eli Yale the hy
Time to pack up for presidential pet museum
The Columbian / Posted 4 days ago
House (Rollo the Saint Bernard, Emily Spinach the garter snake, Eli Yale the hyacinth macaw along with assorted flying squirrels, kangaroo rats and a Badger named Josiah). Mostly, she collected what she still loves best about presidential... Read more
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Romford Recorder
Work begins today on the A127 as Ardleigh Green Bridge is set to be demolished and replacedand two-way traffic operating on the other side of the road. This arrangement
Work begins today on the A127 as Ardleigh Green Bridge is set to be demolished and replaced
Romford Recorder / Posted 4 days ago
and two-way traffic operating on the other side of the road. This arrangement will operate from Gallows Corner to Squirrels Heath Road until May 2017. Commuters have already made clear their frustrations during the last year as TfL... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
More African-Americans favoring owning guns, but racial inequity alleged on exercise of rightsson of a police officer, Hughes received his first gun from an uncle at age 8 —
More African-Americans favoring owning guns, but racial inequity alleged on exercise of rights
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 4 days ago
son of a police officer, Hughes received his first gun from an uncle at age 8 — a .22-caliber for shooting squirrels — and began competitive shooting at age 10. He recalled being the only black kid in most of the events and was... Read more
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The Morning Sun
Tale of two outdoorsmenwhen he was a senior.He did that in spite of the fact that he had been shot in
Tale of two outdoorsmen
The Morning Sun / Posted 4 days ago
when he was a senior.He did that in spite of the fact that he had been shot in the stomach by a school mate while hunting squirrels when he was about 13 years old, and it took years to completely recover. Robert loved baseball, and had a chance to... Read more
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Greeley Tribune
Action Line: Residents ask about squirrel-killing permits, an ugly house and yard signsQUESTION — I saw something in Action Line about hunting squirrels in city limit
Action Line: Residents ask about squirrel-killing permits, an ugly house and yard signs
Greeley Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
QUESTION — I saw something in Action Line about hunting squirrels in city limits. It said you need a permit. Where can I get one? ANSWER — First of all, remember you have to do it with a BB gun or something similar, not some big rifle. Squirrels... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
RAILRIDERS RAIL: Note, Quote & Number; Prospect Watch; In The Other Dugout; Local Ties; Mark Your Calendarrecap: Remained on the 15-day disabled list but said July 15 that his left quad
RAILRIDERS RAIL: Note, Quote & Number; Prospect Watch; In The Other Dugout; Local Ties; Mark Your Calendar
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
recap: Remained on the 15-day disabled list but said July 15 that his left quad is torn. RAY BLACK Richmond Flying Squirrels, AA San Francisco GiantsCoughlin HS Week recap: Did not appear in any games. KYLE McMYNE Pensacola Blue Wahoos,... Read more
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Daily Record
Morris County fireworks show disruptive to wildlifeon the well-maintained trails in this area of the park and often see a variety
Morris County fireworks show disruptive to wildlife
Daily Record / Posted 4 days ago
on the well-maintained trails in this area of the park and often see a variety of wildlife including: dear, woodchucks, squirrels, rabbits, fox, chipmunks and a variety of birds. I feel privileged that these beautiful creatures permit me to walk... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
Partial to Home: As pools proliferate, swimming holes nearing extinctionand Highway 12. There was a swing there, too. We were swimming there when one o
Partial to Home: As pools proliferate, swimming holes nearing extinction
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 4 days ago
and Highway 12. There was a swing there, too. We were swimming there when one of the "swingers" dislodged a nest of baby squirrels. Into the creek they fell. Rescuers fished out the little ones. On the other side of town, on Gunshoot Road, there... Read more
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The Courier
Four parks in two days: How to kill time on a Singapore stopoverhas seen the birth of clouded leopards, Asian leopards and rare Asian lions as
Four parks in two days: How to kill time on a Singapore stopover
The Courier / Posted 5 days ago
has seen the birth of clouded leopards, Asian leopards and rare Asian lions as well as Sunda pangolins and red giant flying squirrels. The Republic of Singapore was born in 1965. As a matter of national pride the new nation wanted to have a... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Four parks in two days: How to kill time on a Singapore stopoverhas seen the birth of clouded leopards, Asian leopards and rare Asian lions as
Four parks in two days: How to kill time on a Singapore stopover
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 5 days ago
has seen the birth of clouded leopards, Asian leopards and rare Asian lions as well as Sunda pangolins and red giant flying squirrels. The Republic of Singapore was born in 1965. As a matter of national pride the new nation wanted to have a... Read more
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The Young Witness
Four parks in two days: How to kill time on a Singapore stopoverhas seen the birth of clouded leopards, Asian leopards and rare Asian lions as
Four parks in two days: How to kill time on a Singapore stopover
The Young Witness / Posted 5 days ago
has seen the birth of clouded leopards, Asian leopards and rare Asian lions as well as Sunda pangolins and red giant flying squirrels. The Republic of Singapore was born in 1965. As a matter of national pride the new nation wanted to have a... Read more
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Western Advocate
Four parks in two days: How to kill time on a Singapore stopoverhas seen the birth of clouded leopards, Asian leopards and rare Asian lions as
Four parks in two days: How to kill time on a Singapore stopover
Western Advocate / Posted 5 days ago
has seen the birth of clouded leopards, Asian leopards and rare Asian lions as well as Sunda pangolins and red giant flying squirrels. The Republic of Singapore was born in 1965. As a matter of national pride the new nation wanted to have a... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Four parks in two days: How to kill time on a Singapore stopoverhas seen the birth of clouded leopards, Asian leopards and rare Asian lions as
Four parks in two days: How to kill time on a Singapore stopover
Kiama Independent / Posted 5 days ago
has seen the birth of clouded leopards, Asian leopards and rare Asian lions as well as Sunda pangolins and red giant flying squirrels. The Republic of Singapore was born in 1965. As a matter of national pride the new nation wanted to have a... Read more
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Manning River Times
Four parks in two days: How to kill time on a Singapore stopoverhas seen the birth of clouded leopards, Asian leopards and rare Asian lions as
Four parks in two days: How to kill time on a Singapore stopover
Manning River Times / Posted 5 days ago
has seen the birth of clouded leopards, Asian leopards and rare Asian lions as well as Sunda pangolins and red giant flying squirrels. The Republic of Singapore was born in 1965. As a matter of national pride the new nation wanted to have a... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Four parks in two days: How to kill time on a Singapore stopoverhas seen the birth of clouded leopards, Asian leopards and rare Asian lions as
Four parks in two days: How to kill time on a Singapore stopover
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 5 days ago
has seen the birth of clouded leopards, Asian leopards and rare Asian lions as well as Sunda pangolins and red giant flying squirrels. The Republic of Singapore was born in 1965. As a matter of national pride the new nation wanted to have a... Read more
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The North West Star
Four parks in two days: How to kill time on a Singapore stopoverhas seen the birth of clouded leopards, Asian leopards and rare Asian lions as
Four parks in two days: How to kill time on a Singapore stopover
The North West Star / Posted 5 days ago
has seen the birth of clouded leopards, Asian leopards and rare Asian lions as well as Sunda pangolins and red giant flying squirrels. The Republic of Singapore was born in 1965. As a matter of national pride the new nation wanted to have a... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Four parks in two days: How to kill time on a Singapore stopoverhas seen the birth of clouded leopards, Asian leopards and rare Asian lions as
Four parks in two days: How to kill time on a Singapore stopover
Daily Liberal / Posted 5 days ago
has seen the birth of clouded leopards, Asian leopards and rare Asian lions as well as Sunda pangolins and red giant flying squirrels. The Republic of Singapore was born in 1965. As a matter of national pride the new nation wanted to have a... Read more
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metro
Sexy Kylo Ren to Harley Quinn - John Barrowman's cosplay wins Comic Conan actual thing. This Marvel super-hero first appeared in 1992 and, according t
Sexy Kylo Ren to Harley Quinn - John Barrowman's cosplay wins Comic Con
metro / Posted 5 days ago
an actual thing. This Marvel super-hero first appeared in 1992 and, according to Wikipedia, her ability to communicate with squirrels is ‘surprisingly effective’. Nuts? I know, right? Our personal favourite, however, was John’s apt choice when... Read more
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The Iron Mountain Daily News
Raccoons raid feeders, squirrels cope with heatwings. So we're back to bringing in the feeders again at night. Still, I can't
Raccoons raid feeders, squirrels cope with heat
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted 5 days ago
wings. So we're back to bringing in the feeders again at night. Still, I can't begrudge them. The heat wave had the red squirrels fully stretched out on the rails of our deck, under the shade of the hanging planters. I suspect the wood retains a... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Non-native plants, animals a threat to statevibrant, value grasslands and mixed forest into lifeless monocultures. There w
Non-native plants, animals a threat to state
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 5 days ago
vibrant, value grasslands and mixed forest into lifeless monocultures. There were no birds on the island. No deer or squirrels or rabbits, and not even a single raccoon track along the shore. The island was a sobering reminder of just how... Read more
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express
1.7 MILLION animals a year will fall victim to barbaric snare traps, campaigners warnstruggle – known as self-locking snare – are already banned. Free running snare
1.7 MILLION animals a year will fall victim to barbaric snare traps, campaigners warn
express / Posted 5 days ago
struggle – known as self-locking snare – are already banned. Free running snares, used to control foxes, rabbits and grey squirrels, first tighten but relax when an animal stops struggling are legal. During the Commons debate, Jim Dowd, Labour MP... Read more
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