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.
On today’s show we want to talk about the different color variations of our animal friends. What animals have you seen change their color in your area of the state? Do some animals change colors with the seasons? What animals use different color variations as camouflage or protection?Read More
Today is part two of bird gathering. This time we’re focusing more on your backyard. What should we be putting in our feeders and bird baths? What types of bird houses provide the best shelter? And how do we keep other critters out of the bird feeders and houses?Read More
Today we’re spreading our wings once again to talk about what birds we’ll see this time of year. How do we attract more birds to our homes or yards? What are the best spots for bird watching in the state? And what should we be putting in our bird feeders?Read More