Do you care if wild
animals needlessly suffer and die during wintertime? If so,
read on to learn how you can help.
animals various adaptations such as fur to help them survive
during cold weather. In spite of this, animals can and do
die from inclement weather. Even if they survive, they may
be very uncomfortable for weeks or months in a row.
about the limitations of fur as an insulator
create their own shelter, such as by burrowing into the
ground. Many other animals will utilize a shelter if it is
available, but they may not have the ability or resources to
construct a shelter. We can help those animals; there are
billions of them.
In addition to
helping keep wild animals warm and dry, shelters provide
protection from larger predators.
On the next
page, you will see examples of how wild animals sought
The limitations of fur
as an insulator |
Examples of how wild
animals sought manmade shelter |
for wild animals |
guide to making a brush pile with A-frame base animal
guide to making a brush pile with log base animal shelter
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