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 firstname.lastname@example.org and listen to Creature Comforts Thursday mornings at 9 on MPB Think Radio.
Grab your fishing rods! We’re going back to the water to see what we can catch on today’s show. What’s the most popular fish you can catch in our state? What special bait, tips and tricks do you use to catch fish? We’ll also talk about the event “So You Think You Can Fish.”Read More
Today we want to focus on getting your children outdoors! Our guest is here to talk about several youth activities you can get involved in at wildlife refuges. We’ll also talk about the type of wildlife you can expect to see in the upcoming months.Read More
This morning we’ll take a closer look into Family Fun Science Night at the museum. Also we’ll discuss your pet’s nutrition as well. How do you know what type of diet is right for your pet’s breed? What should you feed a growing puppy or kitten? And what type of ingredients should you look for?Read More
Do you know what a hellbender is? If not you’ll find out on today’s show. We will figure out what type of animal the hellbender is and where you can find them in the state. Also we’ll learn what should you do if you happen to find a hellbender and what is being done to help protect them.Read More