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What To Feed Orphaned Baby Skunks?

Whether you live in an urban area or out in the country, skunks are everywhere. And it’s about the time of year when baby skunks are found orphaned. Most people…

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Do Chickens Make Good Pets?

You might have noticed that the urban chicken business has exploded this past decade. Many people raise chickens for fresh meat and eggs. But did you know there is an…

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Do Ducks Make Good Pets?

The world of backyard poultry has boomed in the last ten years. Many people are learning that these “farm” animals have a lot more to offer than just meat and…

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Do Mice Make Good Pets?

When most people think of keeping a pet, a mouse might not be the first thing that comes to mind. Cats and dogs usually do. However, if you have limited…

Sandy Hogan - Critters Aplenty

Hey there!

My name is Sandy, and I’m an animal lover through and through. I think animals are one of God’s most fabulous creations!

Throughout my life, I have owned or cared for lots of different kinds of animals.

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