Fantastic Feathers

Feathers, being unique to birds, are one of the most remarkable structures in nature.  They are the ultimate multi-taskers.  Here are some fun feathery feats:  Feathers provide thermoregulation since birds can adjust each feather position at will with …

Happy (Indoor) Cats

With the exception of size, a cat is a cat and that is that. From the largest and most aggressive wild cats to our pampered pets, the body form of a cat remains the same. This may be viewed as efficiency in the cat design: A very effective predator and the purr-fect hunting machine.

Bobcat

The bobcat is the only native North American cat species that occurs today in New York State. In fact, the bobcat’s range covers most of the lower 48 states. “Most” is the operative word here, …