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TAG : snakes

Repelling Snakes

If you’re having a problem with rodents or insects, one of the best things you can do is allow these snakes to live in your yard. If this isn’t something you can do, it may be easier than you thought to humanely repel the snakes. If you’re noticing several snakes around your home, it ...

Snakes on a Farm

Every spring, as I walk through the woods and meadow of our farm, I think about the approaching arrival of snakes. Their metabolism rises during the warm weather of spring after the long winter months, and soon they will make their appearance. And every spring, I remember all the amusing ...

I Don’t Like Spiders and Snakes

Remember the old song by Jim Stafford "I Don't Like Spiders and Snakes"? I've always agreed with that song. But whether we like it or not, spiders and snakes are part of farm life. I've had many encounters with both over the years. Mostly with snakes. We seem to have lots of copperheads and ...

Animals in the Yard

While in the backyard the other evening, I had company. Fireflies. I remember as a child running around Grandma and Grandpa Boone's backyard. If some of my cousins were there with me, one of us would have a Mason or Ball canning jar with a lid. We would all be running around like crazy trying ...

So Much to Fear – Snakes and Oil

It wasn’t even our first day living out in the country here in Oklahoma, but it was certainly one of many eye opening experiences that taught us that there is no limit to the kinds of things that you’ll encounter, scream at, run from, and eventually get used to, living in the country.For ...