Critters & Crawlers

Critters & Crawlers

Are Moles Rodents? No, But Voles Are!

Are Moles Rodents?  I know I have had my fair share of problems with rodents this year. Especially the squirrels and chipmunks. All of these animals, and there must be hundreds just in my yard, seem to like nothing better than to dig in my planters and bury walnuts. I have small walnut trees growing…

Critters & Crawlers

Eeek ! Daddy Long Legs!

Yes, spiders give me the heebee jeebees but they are a necessary part of the garden….But I just can’t like them! But the Daddy Long Legs we see in the garden is a good garden pest to have around, even if we find them a little unnerving when they suddenly appear to our eyes. These…