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Owl Prowl

January 15, 2017 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Teatown, 1600 Spring Valley Rd
Ossining, NY 10562 United States
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Join a naturalist for an early evening walk highlighting the habits and adaptations of our nocturnal neighbors. We’ll wander from forest to field and try to call in great horned and screech owls. Dress for the weather as we may be standing quietly in one place for a prolonged period. This program is not suitable for children under 10. Online registration available until noon the day before the event. If online registration is not available, call (914) 762-2912 x110 to register. …

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Amazing Animal Senses

January 21, 2017 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

What an amazing array of extraordinary senses animals have – the better to hear, see and smell with. Some of Teatown’s animal ambassadors will be showing off their sensory abilities using the anatomical parts that allow them to survive in the wild. All welcome. Online registration available until noon the day before the event. If online registration is not available, call (914) 762-2912 x110 to register.  Refund Policy No refunds will be issued within 2 weeks of a program unless cancelled…

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All Tucked In

January 29, 2017 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Teatown, 1600 Spring Valley Rd
Ossining, NY 10562 United States
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There is ice on the lake and snow on the ground. What is happening inside the beaver lodge on Teatown Lake? After a hike to view the lodge, families will use natural materials to engineer a miniature lodge to take home. For the family. Programs require pre-registration. Online registration available until noon the day before the event. If online registration is not available, call (914) 762-2912 x110 to register. Refund Policy No refunds will be issued within 2 weeks of…

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Built to Fly

February 5, 2017 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Teatown, 1600 Spring Valley Rd
Ossining, NY 10562 United States
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Hawks, owls and falcons are all exceptional aerial acrobats. Learn about the mechanics of flight and see how feather and wing shapes make a difference in how these birds hunt. Live birds from Teatown’s collection will make guest appearances. All welcome. Online registration available until noon the day before the event. If online registration is not available, call (914) 762-2912 x110 to register.    Refund Policy No refunds will be issued within 2 weeks of a program unless cancelled by Teatown.  If…

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Sugaring Sunday

February 26, 2017 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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Teatown, 1600 Spring Valley Rd
Ossining, NY 10562 United States
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Stoke up the fire, its sugaring time at Teatown! From tapping to collecting, boiling to bottling, Teatown’s naturalists will be in Warren’s Sugarhouse sharing facts and folklore about this sweet time of year! Register for 1pm, 2pm or 3pm time slots. All welcome. Members Free, Non-members $7. Programs require pre-registration. To register, call 914-762-2912 x 110. Refund Policy No refunds will be issued within 2 weeks of a program unless cancelled by Teatown.  If a program is cancelled, refunds will be issued in…

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Sugaring Sunday

March 5, 2017 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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One event on March 12, 2017 at 1:00pm

Teatown, 1600 Spring Valley Rd
Ossining, NY 10562 United States
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Stoke up the fire, its sugaring time at Teatown! From tapping to collecting, boiling to bottling, Teatown’s naturalists will be in Warren’s Sugarhouse sharing facts and folklore about this sweet time of year! Register for 1pm, 2pm or 3pm time slots. All welcome. Members Free, Non-members $7. Programs require pre-registration. To register, call 914-762-2912 x 110. Refund Policy No refunds will be issued within 2 weeks of a program unless cancelled by Teatown.  If a program is cancelled, refunds will be issued in…

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Sugaring Sunday

March 12, 2017 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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One event on March 5, 2017 at 1:00pm

One event on March 12, 2017 at 1:00pm

Teatown, 1600 Spring Valley Rd
Ossining, NY 10562 United States
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Stoke up the fire, its sugaring time at Teatown! From tapping to collecting, boiling to bottling, Teatown’s naturalists will be in Warren’s Sugarhouse sharing facts and folklore about this sweet time of year! Register for 1pm, 2pm or 3pm time slots. All welcome. Members Free, Non-members $7. Programs require pre-registration. To register, call 914-762-2912 x 110. Refund Policy No refunds will be issued within 2 weeks of a program unless cancelled by Teatown.  If a program is cancelled, refunds will be issued in…

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Herpetology 101

April 2, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Teatown, 1600 Spring Valley Rd
Ossining, NY 10562 United States
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Learn everything you ever wanted to know about amphibians and reptiles in this workshop that will focus on identification, natural history and conservation of the species that live in the lower Hudson Valley.

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Green Ossining’s 7th Annual Earth Day Festival

April 22, 2017 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Louis Engel Waterfront Park, Westerly Rd
Ossining, New York 10562 United States
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Celebrating the 47th Anniversary of Earth Day, Green Ossining will focus its theme on food sustainability. This will include emphasis on reducing food waste, cooking and food preservation, nutrition, edible gardens, backyard food and permaculture, and access to food.

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Skulls, Scat and Signs

April 23, 2017 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Teatown, 1600 Spring Valley Rd
Ossining, NY 10562 United States
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Have you come across bones or scat on a hike and wondered which animal left it? Or found nibbled branches or tracks and tried to figure out who was there? Using Teatown’s collection of skulls, scat and signs we’ll investigate the trail left behind.

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Birding Hot Spot: Central Park

April 27, 2017 @ 6:00 am - 10:00 am
Central Park, Central Park West and 77th st
New York City, NY 10024 United States
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Join Charlie Roberto in one of the best places to see many species of warblers and other migrants. Meet in the Teatown parking lot to carpool at 6am or at 7:15am at Central Park West and 77th st.

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Alien Invaders

May 7, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Teatown, 1600 Spring Valley Rd
Ossining, NY 10562 United States
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Aliens are all around us and they don’t arrive here from outer space! Hike with an educator to learn more about the alien species in our midst. For Everyone.

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Teatown PlantFest: First Pick

May 12, 2017 @ 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Teatown, 1600 Spring Valley Rd
Ossining, NY 10562 United States
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Come to the opening night festivities! Whether you are a serious gardener or an eager first-timer, this is a plant sale with farmers market appeal. Includes RiverMarket Bar and Kitchen “small plates,” wine, and local craft beer.

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Teatown PlantFest: Free Admission

May 13, 2017 @ 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
Teatown, 1600 Spring Valley Rd
Ossining, NY 10562 United States
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PlantFest brings it all together: abundant plant varieties (natives, perennials, annuals, herbs and vegetables), expert helpers and over a dozen complementary vendors offering everything from jewelry and ceramics to handmade wooden bowls and kayaks, farm-to-table produce and artisanal breads, herbal vinegars and bee creams – even knife and tool-sharpening.

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At the Tideline

May 20, 2017 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Kathryn W. Davis RiverWalk Center, 299 Palmer Avenue
Sleepy Hollow, NY 10591 United States
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Join a Teatown educator at the RiverWalk Center at Kingsland Point Park in Sleepy Hollow to catch and release fish and other critters as the tide goes out

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Nature’s Clean-Up Crew

May 21, 2017 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Teatown, 1600 Spring Valley Rd
Ossining, NY 10562 United States
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Did you know that recycling of waste is just as important in natural systems as it is at home? Detritivores make up a large part of the forest food web. Who are they and what do they do?

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Electric Car Show

May 21, 2017 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Teatown, 1600 Spring Valley Rd
Ossining, NY 10562 United States
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A panel discussion and Q&A session with electric car owners will be followed by a show of several popular electric car models in the lot across from the Nature Center.

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Hike to Teatown Hill

June 4, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Teatown, 1600 Spring Valley Rd
Ossining, NY 10562 United States
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Teatown’s new Hilltop Trail climbs the highest point at Teatown for a great view of the Hudson Highlands. We’ll be on the lookout for hawks, and warblers, snakes and butterflies.

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A Little Moth Magic

June 15, 2017 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Cliffdale Farm, Teatown Rd,
Ossining, 10562 United States
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Join Charlie Roberto at Cliffdale Farm as he lights up the night to attract moths and other flying insects. Free. For Everyone.

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Butterfly Count

July 1, 2017 @ 10:00 am
Teatown, 1600 Spring Valley Rd
Ossining, NY 10562 United States
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An annual rite of summer, the North American Butterfly Count is a way for all butterfly enthusiasts to partake in a citizen-scientist monitoring effort. Join Charlie Roberto to locate and count butterflies on the preserve.

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Summer Saturday Adventures: Beaver Dams and Lodges

July 8, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Teatown, 1600 Spring Valley Rd
Ossining, NY 10562 United States
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Summertime is a great time for exploration and discovery at Teatown. Lace up your hiking boots and join us for habitat hikes, critter care and stream stomps.

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Summer Saturday Adventures: Rabbit Ramble

July 22, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Teatown, 1600 Spring Valley Rd
Ossining, NY 10562 United States
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Summertime is a great time for exploration and discovery at Teatown. Lace up your hiking boots and join us for habitat hikes, critter care and stream stomps.

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Magical Moths

July 27, 2017 @ 8:00 pm
Teatown, 1600 Spring Valley Rd
Ossining, NY 10562 United States
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Celebrate National Moth week at Cliffdale Farm as our naturalist, Charlie Roberto, lures in moths and other night-flying creatures.

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Great Hudson Estuary Fish Count

August 5, 2017 @ 1:00 pm
Kathryn W. Davis RiverWalk Center, 299 Palmer Avenue
Sleepy Hollow, NY 10591 United States
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Take part in a citizen-science project and enjoy a mid-summer day as the tide goes out. Help us seine for fish and other creatures, and share the results with other sites taking part in the Fish Count.

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Summer Saturday Adventures: Life in Teatown Lake

August 12, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Teatown, 1600 Spring Valley Rd
Ossining, NY 10562 United States
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Summertime is a great time for exploration and discovery at Teatown. Lace up your hiking boots and join us for habitat hikes, critter care and stream stomps. We’ll start with a story and end with an activity, with plenty of time for discovery in between.

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Summer Saturday Adventures: Stream Survey

August 26, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Teatown, 1600 Spring Valley Rd
Ossining, NY 10562 United States
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Summertime is a great time for exploration and discovery at Teatown. Lace up your hiking boots and join us for habitat hikes, critter care and stream stomps. We’ll start with a story and end with an activity, with plenty of time for discovery in between.

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Cliffdale Field Day

August 27, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Cliffdale Farm, Teatown Rd,
Ossining, 10562 United States
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At this time of year the Cliffdale fields are whirling with insect activity. Monarchs are getting ready for the fall migration, grasshoppers and crickets are leaping about, and mantids are stalking their prey. Grab a net and see what you can find!

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Migrating Raptors at Teatown

September 15, 2017 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am
Teatown, 1600 Spring Valley Rd
Ossining, NY 10562 United States
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Join Teatown board member and #1 birder Charlie Roberto in a hike up Teatown Hill in search of migrating raptors. For Everyone.

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Hawks on High

September 17, 2017 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Kathryn W. Davis RiverWalk Center, 299 Palmer Avenue
Sleepy Hollow, NY 10591 United States
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It’s migration time and hawks will be soaring overhead as they make their way south. Join a Teatown educator at the Kathryn W. Davis RiverWalk Center at Kingsland Point Park in Sleepy Hollow to meet a few of Teatown’s ambassador hawks, then walk to the river to look for migrating raptors. Ages 8+.

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At the Tideline

October 1, 2017 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Kathryn W. Davis RiverWalk Center, 299 Palmer Avenue
Sleepy Hollow, NY 10591 United States
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Join a Teatown educator on a scavenger hunt at the RiverWalk Center to see what has been left on the sand—animal, mineral or vegetable? What wonders can be created from the items left behind? For everyone.

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Nuts About Squirrels

October 14, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Teatown, 1600 Spring Valley Rd
Ossining, NY 10562 United States
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Scurrying squirrels are busily hoarding food for the winter. Be part of the squirrelly antics as we play a game and create a craft to take home. For everyone.

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Animals Incognito

November 11, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Teatown, 1600 Spring Valley Rd
Ossining, NY 10562 United States
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Camouflage plays an important role in nature, and for some animals it is their best defense against predators. Meet some of Teatown’s most elusive critters and then play a game to test your cryptic capabilities! For everyone.

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After The Turkey Hike

November 26, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Teatown, 1600 Spring Valley Rd
Ossining, NY 10562 United States
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It’s time to hike off those extra pounds gained from the Thanksgiving feast. The Overlook Trail will give us a good workout and some good views too. This is a moderate hike with some steep sections. Wear hiking boots, bring water and a snack. For everyone.

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Ready, Set, Sleep

December 9, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Teatown, 1600 Spring Valley Rd
Ossining, NY 10562 United States
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Not everyone heads south for the winter; some animals burrow down into the leaf litter, while others even freeze until spring. Discover the ingenious strategies that local wildlife uses to survive the winter season, and meet some that stay active all winter. For everyone.

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Pre-Count Survey

December 13, 2017 @ 8:00 am - 11:00 am
Teatown, 1600 Spring Valley Rd
Ossining, NY 10562 United States
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Meet in the Teatown parking lot to carpool to local birding hotspots with Charlie as he conducts a pre-Christmas bird count survey. For everyone.

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Decorate A Tree For Wildlife

December 16, 2017 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Teatown, 1600 Spring Valley Rd
Ossining, NY 10562 United States
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Join us for a Teatown holiday tradition that celebrates nature’s gift to us by creating decorations with goodies for the birds, squirrels and other wildlife. For everyone. 

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Eagles and More

January 6 @ 9:00 am - 11:30 am
Echo Boat Launch, Veterans Plaza
Croton-on-Hudson, NY 10520
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Now a wonderful annual tradition: Come birding with Charlie Roberto, meet at the Croton boat ramp and then drive into Croton Point Park. Eagles are expected! For everyone.

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Feed the Animals: Rabbits

January 13 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Teatown, 1600 Spring Valley Rd
Ossining, NY 10562 United States
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It’s feeding time at Teatown! What nutritious foods are in our animals’ lunchboxes? Each month help, watch and learn about the eating habits of Teatown’s Animal Ambassadors. For everyone.

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Nocturnal Creatures

January 21 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Teatown, 1600 Spring Valley Rd
Ossining, NY 10562 United States
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Many creatures are busy while we are asleep. Learn about the animals that start their day as we prepare for bed. For everyone.

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Volunteer Fair

January 28 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Teatown, 1600 Spring Valley Rd
Ossining, NY 10562 United States
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Volunteers are an essential part of Teatown. Find out what opportunities match your interests at our Volunteer Fair. For everyone.

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Feed the Animals: Opossums

February 3 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Teatown, 1600 Spring Valley Rd
Ossining, NY 10562 United States
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It’s feeding time at Teatown! What nutritious foods are in our animals’ lunchboxes? Each month help, watch and learn about the eating habits of Teatown’s Animal Ambassadors. For everyone.

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Teatown Hudson River EagleFest

February 10 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Croton Point Park, 1 Croton Point Ave
Croton-on-Hudson, NY 10520
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Join us for a winter tradition celebrating the return of the bald eagle to the Hudson Valley! Live eagle shows, bird walks & live music in heated tents, food trucks, bus tours to viewing sites (additional fee), Children’s activities, 25+ participating environmental organizations Numerous viewing sites all along the Hudson River, and more!

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Year of the Dog

February 18 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Teatown, 1600 Spring Valley Rd
Ossining, NY 10562 United States
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Fox, coyotes and wolves are wild cousins of our domesticated pets. How are they similar and what sets them apart? By understanding the behavior of wild canids we can better live with them in our midst. For everyone.

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