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Salamanders and Sibling Bonding

So my brother is three years younger than me and is in Boy Scouts. One of the most recent merit badges he is working on is a Reptiles and Amphibians one. 117 more words

What's the Difference Between Amphibians and Reptiles?

This week at Backwater Reptiles, we received a lot of new frogs, toads, and salamanders and that got us to thinking that maybe this blog article should discuss what makes an amphibian an amphibian and what makes a reptile a reptile. 361 more words



It’s been a while, so I’ll start with a generic hobby update. Since my last post I have been busy. I’ve started playing at Bedford Werid boys. 411 more words


Spotted Salamander Larvae Feeding

A few short weeks ago spotted salamanders gathered at vernal pools to breed and lay eggs. Since then their eggs have started hatching, and gilled spotted salamander larvae can now be found in these pools. 78 more words


An update from the land of 10pm dinners

Wow, what a week! 7 days into the trip to Oviedo, Spain, and I finally have enough downtime to write a short post here about what I’ve learned, besides a little Spanish. 193 more words

Mother blackbird feeding chick, video

This video is about an adult female blackbird, trying to feed a smooth newt to her youngster. However, her child does not seem to really like it. 80 more words