Spring Cleaning!

As much as we enjoy the sun beams peeking in through the blinds, signifying that a warmer season is coming, it also illuminates the dust and dirt that has been hiding all winter long! Spring cleaning is upon us and we wanted to give y'all a list of non-toxic products that are safe for your … Continue reading Spring Cleaning!

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Endangered Species of the Week: Black Rhino

Rhinos are one of the oldest groups of mammals, virtually living fossils. They play an important role in their habitats and in countries like Namibia, rhinos are an important source of income from ecotourism. The protection of black rhinos creates large blocks of land for conservation purposes. This benefits many other species, including elephants. Black rhinos … Continue reading Endangered Species of the Week: Black Rhino

Endangered Species of the Week: Sumatran Elephant

Weighing in at approximately 5 tons, the Sumatran elephant is a sub-species of Asian elephant which includes the Indian elephant, the Sumatran elephant, the Sri-Lanka elephant and the Borneo elephant. The Sumatran elephant is extremely rare today, with estimates in 2000 putting Sumatran elephant numbers at just over 2,000 individuals. As its name suggests, the Sumatran elephant is found exclusively on the Indonesian island of Sumatra. However, the … Continue reading Endangered Species of the Week: Sumatran Elephant