Category Archives: Wildlife

The Amazing Kangaroo Rat

The Kangaroo Rat is one of the most remarkable animals in the desert. Neither a rat, nor a kangaroo, the Kangaroo Rat is in the genus Dipodomys and is closely related to mice and gophers, with whom they share the … Continue reading

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Horned Lizards and Ants

If you look at them closely, you could almost imagine that the Texas Horned Lizard is really just a miniature dinosaur, and you wouldn’t be far wrong. This creature is a true survivor of the age of dinosaurs. And throughout … Continue reading

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