Recent Blog Posts

  • Being Efficient While Watering Your Lawn

    June 1, 2012
    When your lawn is looking brown in the summer and you prefer that it didn’t die, having good watering habits can usually ease your problem. However, many times during the hot weather there are periods of droughts and imposed water restrictions.
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  • Show Season: Tips for Preparing Your Animals

    June 1, 2012
    Livestock shows are a great chance to show off your hard work, but to accurately represent your skill you will need to be very well prepared.
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  • Three Things To Consider When Buying Grass Seed

    May 1, 2012
    You may have been looking at a grass seed to put into your lawn but you have no idea what the difference is from one to another.
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  • Ridding Your Dog of Skunk Smell

    April 1, 2012
    If you live in a rural area, the threat of your dog getting sprayed by a skunk is always looming. If you’ve never had the distinct “pleasure” of your dog getting sprayed, it’s like having a wet dog come into your house…times 10.
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  • Throw It To The Birds: Three Tips For What Your Flying Friends Want To Eat

    April 1, 2012
    The Cornell Lab of Ornithology knows what it’s talking about when it comes to birds. Being an Ivy League school never hurts that characterization. For their Project FeederWatch they provided some great tips on what to do, and not do, when feeding birds near your home.
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  • Tips To Close Your Pond For The Winter

    March 1, 2012
    If you are the proud owner of a beautiful backyard pond, it will soon be time to close it for the winter. By taking a few steps in the fall, you can ensure the survival of your fish through even the coldest parts of the upcoming winter. What should you do?
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  • Protecting Your Landscape from Deer

    March 1, 2012
    You've worked hard on your lawn and garden throughout the season and you want wildlife to flourish all around you, but regular visits from deer can negatively impact your landscaping efforts.
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  • Four Items For Cleaning Your Dog’s Teeth

    February 1, 2012
    Just like humans, dogs also need their teeth cleaned in one way or another. If not, the bacteria from their teeth can be ingested and damage their organs over time.
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  • When small animals attack!...your birdfeeder

    January 1, 2012
    Alvin, Simon and Theodore are great when they sing Christmas songs in harmony or star in movies, but their real-life versions can be pretty pestering when they are constantly near your birdfeeder and eating all the goods that you intended for the birds.
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  • Cleaning Up PetVomit

    January 1, 2012
    Sometimes it’s inevitable that your pet may eat something that doesn’t agree with it. Unfortunately that “something” may end up regurgitated onto your carpet, leaving you as the only one to clean it up.
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