Category Archives: Critters

Cecropia Moth Caterpillar by Mary Holland

Sharon Halliday

Salamander Sleuthing

Foxy Friend, Rachel Lauren

The Billion Bug Highway You Can’t See

Look Up! The Billion-Bug Highway You Can’t See from NPR on Vimeo. Neat visualization of something most folks don’t know exist, though I admit I had wondered.

Octauius Swordtail

Wild Foxes by Ivan Kislov

Tiny Bat Home

Tiny bat makes home inside carnivorous plant. D’awwww!

Cosmo the Fox

You may have seen this fella around Tumblr or Pinterest.  His name is Cosmo, and he was photographed by Igor Shpilenok. Here are a few more pictures. Hat tip to Melissa for sending me the pin!

My Fiiiish!

Last week, we were watching a Great Blue Heron by the pond at the Spousal Unit’s work. He was a mid-sized Bluey, and he had caught himself a big ol’ catfish. Not sure it tasted very nice, because he kept putting it back in the shallows to rinse it, and then swishing his beak as well. Then he’d pick it… (more…)