15 Different Types of Crickets

types of crickets

While we sometimes want/need to get rid of them, crickets play an important role in maintaining balance in our ecosystem and have additional benefits. Throughout history, they’ve been kept as pets, seen as a symbol of good fortune, and even used as a major food source. That’s right, per ounce, crickets have twice as much …

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10 Different Types of Skunks

types of skunks

Skunks have a very long love/hate relationship with humans. Considered a symbol of love in some cultures and a dreaded pest in  others, it’s no wonder modern American culture tends to hate the skunk but also once had a cartoon skunk character named Pepé Le Pew who loved to flirt but was afraid of aggressive …

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10 Different Types of Mice (a Chair-Stander’s Guide)


Love them or hate them, mice are quite common in nature. In fact, there are over 1,100 species worldwide. Of those, 200 call North America home. Many of these have adapted to living among humans and may even be nesting somewhere in your home. Don’t worry, these critters are far less likely to be hanging …

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