What's New in Animals and Wildlife

How to Make Hummingbird Nectar May 7, 2021

This easy and inexpensive hummingbird food recipe will have these beloved pollinators making return visits to your garden.

12 Mosquito-Repelling Products for a Bug Bite-Free Summer May 6, 2021

Ditch that aerosol can of bug spray and opt for these handy alternatives.

Got a Bug Bite? This $10 Suction Tool Will Save the Day May 3, 2021

You've probably seen ads for the Bug Bite Thing — a popular insect bite and sting extraction device featured on Shark Tank. But do …

Why Are There So Many Stink Bugs in My House? Apr 28, 2021

Brush up on stink bug basics and say so long to these indoor invaders with these quick, natural ways to keep stink bugs at bay.

Should Gardeners Be Concerned About Cicadas? Apr 6, 2021

No, not really. After 17 years, Brood X cicadas are set to emerge in 2021. Learn about these amazing critters and a few precaution …

10 Budget-Friendly Buys You Didn't Know You Needed for Your Garden Mar 8, 2021

Upgrade your outdoor space with these beautiful and functional finds under $50.

Make a Splash: Beautiful Birdbaths for Every Style Mar 5, 2021

Feathered friends will flock to these eye-catching birdbath designs.

8 Best Hummingbird Feeders + Accessories for Your Yard Feb 25, 2021

Welcome the tiniest of feathered friends with these top-rated feeders and accessories.

35 Best Bird Feeders and Accessories for Your Yard Feb 24, 2021

Want to attract pollinating birds to your yard and garden? Check out our recommendations for the best bird feeders, including wind …

How to Eliminate Underground Wasp Hives May 3, 2021

Learn how to safely combat wasps and other insect pests that burrow in the soil.

Get Ready for Shark Week With These Fierce Finds Jul 30, 2020

By: HGTV

Show your love for those magnificent underwater predators just in time for the best week of the year. Catch Shark Week, starting A …

How to Keep Chipmunks Out of the Garden May 12, 2020

Learn how to get rid of chipmunks in your garden and stop these critters from wrecking your yard.

How to Get Rid of Chipmunks May 12, 2020

Chipmunks' elaborate tunneling and burrowing can cause structural damage to sidewalks, retaining walls or building foundations.

Make This Stylish, Acrylic Bird Feeder With Midcentury Flair May 7, 2020

Let all the neighborhood birds know the perfect place to hang out.

How to Grow Columbine Flowers Mar 17, 2020

Find out how to grow columbine, an easy-care perennial to feature in your garden.

Yes, You Want to Attract Bats to Your Yard and Here's Why Oct 22, 2019

Everyone knows birds and bees help pollinate your landscape, but did you know bats are pollinators too? Not only will they help yo …

How to Attract Bats to Your Yard Oct 18, 2019

Bats are pollinators so they'll help your garden grow, plus they love to eat mosquitoes and other unwanted insects. Learn how to i …

How to Keep Rabbits Out of Your Garden Without Harming Them Sep 26, 2019

Fed up with bunnies eating your plants? Follow these tips to prevent rabbit damage in your yard.

How to Use Water Features to Attract Birds to Your Yard Sep 26, 2019

See how a rocket engineer attracts birds by setting up proper habitats that include the gurgling sound of moving water.

Where is the Best Place to Put a Hummingbird Feeder? Jul 30, 2019

Invite energetic hummers to your yard with a nectar-filled feeder.

8 Jaw-Droppingly Easy Shark Fin Decorations Jul 9, 2019

Turn your entire summer into a shark-themed bash with these fin-tastically creative crafts.

Are Ladybugs Good for the Garden? Jul 16, 2019

Ladybugs, also known as lady beetles or ladybird beetles, are considered beneficial insects in the garden because they are predato …

The Best Apps to Use to Get Your Kids Interested in Nature Nov 20, 2019

Integrate digital technologies into your family's outdoor experiences to encourage a deeper understanding of the natural world.

How to Make Suet to Attract Birds to Your Yard Jan 24, 2019

Make a high-fat supplemental treat to bring birds to your yard.

How to Make a Christmas Tree for the Birds Nov 9, 2018

Give the birds something to chirp about this holiday season with an edible outdoor tree they can call their own.

How to Turn a Liquor Bottle Into a Hummingbird Feeder Sep 17, 2018

Learn the secret for drilling holes in heavy-bottom bottles so you can upcycle them into unique hummingbird feeders.

How to Build a Bug Hotel Apr 5, 2018

This adorable bug abode will attract the good guys like ladybugs, lacewings and bees. Having these helpful friends in your yard co …

How to Welcome Bluebirds to Your Yard Sep 14, 2018

Want blue in your garden? Invite bluebirds to set up housekeeping.

Trend Alert: Feathers Sep 16, 2018

Take flight with feathers in your decor.