Explore the Outdoors!

Category: Backyard Animals

Read all about the animals you can find right at your doorstep! From the smallest birds to reptiles and rodents!

  • 30 most common backyard birds of Minnesota? (2024!)

    30 most common backyard birds of Minnesota? (2024!)

    In this post we will look into the top 30 most common birds in the state of Minnesota and we will dive deeper into the top 12 birds with descriptions that will teach you identification of backyard birds of Minnesota, where they come from and how to feed them.

  • 30 most frequent backyard birds of Indiana (photos & data!)

    30 most frequent backyard birds of Indiana (photos & data!)

    In the last few years, backyard bird watching has become very popular in Indiana – and for good reason! Watching birds from the comfort of your own garden is an exceptionally undervalued experience and it is so easy to get started. The absolute most numerous backyard birds in Indiana are: The House Sparrow, The House…

  • 30 most common backyard birds of Illinois 2024!

    30 most common backyard birds of Illinois 2024!

    Whether you live in St. Louis, Springfield, or Chicago, you really don’t have to plan a trip to the Sand Ridge or Shawnee state forests to see incredible wildlife in Illinois! Lots of fascinating birds are already jumping around in your yard or eating from your bird feeder. But maybe you ask yourself – what…

  • Do birds have saliva? (Answered and explained!)

    Do birds have saliva? (Answered and explained!)

    Have you ever wondered if chickens can spit or droll? Or maybe you wonder if your pet parrots use saliva to digests their food? Well, then you are in the right place as I will answer these questions in this post!