Second Virulent Newcastle Disease Quarantine Order

Newcastle disease continues to rear its ugly head.  The California Department of Food and Agriculture State Veterinarian has issued a 2nd MANDATORY QUARANTINE.   The first quarantine announcement is still in effect. (Click to view) This is the latest notice.  It

Can Rodents Climb Walls?

A question we’re asked quite often, is “how well can rodents climb?” The answer depends largely on the definition of “climbing,” and which rodent the question refers to.  Some rodents, such as rabbits, can and do climb, but not high. 


This is a VIRULENT Newcastle Disease Quarantine Announcement Please read this, and share widely. Let friends and neighbors in San Bernardino and Riverside Counties know about this immediately if they keep birds of any species. A PDF copy of this

Rattlesnake Avoidance Training Clinic July 14th!

Rattlesnake avoidance training for dogs is being offered July 14, 2018 in Phelan, CA. If you are interested in making an appointment to have your dog(s) trained, please CONTACT US with your name, contact email address, phone number, and the

Why using rodent poison is dangerous

Wild animals in desert habitats are truly amazing in the ways they have evolved to survive, in what is often one of the most inhospitable climates on Earth.  Whether predator, scavenger, or prey, there is a lot of competition for

Our Blog

Welcome to OUR Blog Often, we’re asked questions about the types of work that we do, and about issues involving local wildlife.    We’ll post stories and videos about “all things wildlife” in our beautiful Mojave Desert region. Some posts