Language of Love

Language of Love

Language of Love 15 minute read and listen – With Valentine’s Day around the corner, we all have love on the brain… at least us humans do. Here at the Preserve the ungulates have already gone through their respective courtship rituals back in the fall....
Leaps and Bounds “Winter is Here”-Lynx

Leaps and Bounds “Winter is Here”-Lynx

Leaps and Bounds “Winter is Here”-Lynx 9 minute read – “Winter Is Here” series continues with the elusive enigma – Lynx! I, for one, love winter. What a unique time of year it is to be able to get outside in the short but cherished sunlight hours or...
Playful Prey

Playful Prey

Playful Prey 6 minute read – As many of us know from watching our dogs, cats, or children at home, young animals love to play and they play often. Play behaviour has been observed in many mammals and even in reptiles[1]Burghardt, G. M. (2015). Play in fishes,...
The Life of a Mule Deer

The Life of a Mule Deer

The Life of a Mule Deer 7 minute read –  Watching how an animal behaves in its natural environment and towards other individuals has always been fascinating to me, but I could never have predicted that I would find myself crawling around the open prairie...