Check out Creature Comforts on MPB Think Radio! Each week, Libby Hartfield, Retired Director of the Mississippi Museum of Natural Science, brings a specialist into the studio to answer your questions about various animals we see in Mississippi. And of course, Dr. Troy Majure, a veterinarian at the Animal Medical Center of Jackson answers your pet questions. Each week, you’ll learn more about the animals that live in our homes and the animals who live in the world around us. You’ll also find out more about family-friendly exhibits and events at the Mississippi Museum of Natural Science in Jackson. Email your pet and animal questions to email@example.com and listen to Creature Comforts Thursday mornings at 9 on MPB Think Radio.
It’s time for another Pet Day on our show. We want to make sure your pet is prepared for the upcoming cold weather. Is it safe to keep your pet outside in Mississippi’s winter? Is your pet’s winter coat enough to keep it warm? Should you change your pet’s diet in the cold months? How can you keep your pet from getting sick?Read More
Our show is going to the dogs once again as we talk to The Brandon Kennel Club. What are some of the earliest breeds of dogs? What breed of dog makes for the best guard dogs? What are the most effective ways to train dogs and how can someone enter their dog for the dogs shows?Read More
Halloween is just days away. So it’s only right we talk about one of the scariest critters around, the spider. What should you do if you think a spider has bitten you? Have you ever seen a black widow or a brown recluse or a brown widow? Do spiders get a bad rap? Should we be as afraid of them as we are? And what are the benefits of spiders?Read More
Today we are talking about wildlife refuges and the park after dark event. What type of animals can be found at the refuge in our state? What are they doing to maintain the wildlife habitat? Also we’ll discuss how to get your pet ready for the cold.Read More