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Mourning Dove

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Mourning Dove

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Animal of the Month:
Mourning Dove

Mourning dove, Photo by Sherry Smith, 2/15, San Ramon, California

It's time for mourning doves to throw together some sticks for their messy nests as they prepare to hatch some Easter eggs. Find out more about these birds with the unforgettable call.

Irish Wolves: A New Kids' Book

The Wolf and the Shield

Read how an eleven-year-old boy, Kieran, saves a wolf pup from hunters, a drowning river, a mysterious animal, and more--all with the help of his friend, Ida--and Saint Patrick!

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What Animal or Plant Are You?

What animal or plant are you? Find out by taking our quiz featuring 16 fascinating animals and plants.

March's Quote

"If we had a keen vision and feeling of all ordinary human life, it would be like hearing the grass grow and the squirrel's heart beat and we should die of that roar which lies on the other side of silence."

-- George Eliot

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