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Do Gophers Carry Disease?

Gophers are small burrowing animals found in North and Central America. They are often considered pests because they tunnel through yards and damage crops. They're a general nuisance, but do they also carry diseases? Read on to find out!

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Are Foxes Nocturnal?

Foxes are a member of the Canidae family, which includes wolves, jackals, and dogs. Most members of the Canidae family are active at night, but what about foxes? Are these little creatures nocturnal? Read on to find out!

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What Does A Woodpecker Hole Look Like?

Woodpeckers are some of the most interesting birds in the world. Not only are they known for their distinctive “woodpecker” sound, but they are also known for their habit of making holes into trees. But what do these holes look like? Read on and find out!

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Galveston: Residents Complaining of Possum Intruders

Vincent Sorrentino thought it was a mouse. However, when he stuck his head in the dark plumbing access hole in his closet, it wasn't a mouse that stared back at him. GALVESTON, Texas - When Vincent Sorrentino found an opossum in his house, he thought it was a mouse. But…

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What’s That Noise? It Could Be Creatures Creeping Into Your Attic

It can be difficult to get critters out of your attic. They may be hiding in the insulation, or you may find that they've built a nest there. PEARLAND, Texas -- As the colder weather sets in, you may notice an increase in the amount of noise coming from your…

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Bird Strike Into Galveston High-rise Leaves Hundreds Dead

GALVESTON – Many birds were making their way to the Texas Gulf Coast after flying over the Gulf of Mexico. However, a storm forced them lower and they crashed into the tallest building in Galveston. Hundreds of birds flew into a high-rise building in downtown Galveston during a severe storm…

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Don’t Shoot! Seabrook City Officials Warn Residents to Leave Feral Hogs Alone

Hogs are mostly docile creatures that will leave humans alone, but if you're in a situation where they charge you or attack a domestic animal, it is best to call Animal Control. SEABROOK, Texas — Editor's note: The video above is about the feral hog problem in The Woodlands and aired…

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Rare disease linked to fleas returns to Galveston

Murine typhus is a disease spread by fleas from rats and opossums to people. It can cause fever, headache, and rash. GALVESTON, Texas -- Murine typhus is a rare disease that is spread by fleas on rats and opossums to people. The disease has turned up again in the Galveston…

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Coyote Caught On Galveston Island

Coyote caught on Galveston Island While some residents of Galveston Island are calmer now that a coyote has been caught, others are worried about how many more coyotes may be in the area. Some people are fearing for their small pets, while others are just hoping that the coyote population…

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Don’t Be Alarmed By Snakes On The Beach In Galveston

GALVESTON, Texas -- Galveston is home to many rattlesnakes during the summer months. While they are typically shy and cautious creatures, it is important to be aware of their presence and to take steps to avoid encounters. The reptiles are back on the island, and beachgoers have been warned not…

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