Bird reproduction is as complicated and as simple as reproduction of many other animals. Ultimately, the male and female come together to make a baby. Continue reading
Squirrel moms are incredibly loving and dedicated parents. Many Rocky Mountain animal parents love their babies, but you won’t believe what squirrels do. Continue reading
Black bear cubs emerge from their winter dens in the spring in the Rocky Mountains. Have you ever seen this special event happen? Continue reading
As we have talked about before all animals main goal is life is to survive, which includes having babies. This means that animals have their babies at the time of year that gives them the best chance of surviving.
For the majority of animals that means timing it so that they have their babies when the there is the greatest abundance of food resources – meaning the springtime. When we think of spring time we think of new plants growing and babies – baby birds in nests, baby coyotes and wolves…and baby bears emerging from their dens (?) Continue reading