Sea Otters.

Sea otters can be found along the coastal areas of the North Pacific Ocean and range from the shores of Japan to the coast of Alaska and all along the coast of North America down to Baja, California. These cute and wonderful creatures have captured the love of many...

Behind the Breed: Norwegian Forest Cats

Norwegian Forest Cats are large, semi-longhaired cats that have a long history in their native Norway, where they’re called ‘skogkatt’ (which literally translates to forest cat!). These cats have been recorded in Norway for at least 500 years but...

5 Facts About Weasels in the Northwest.

Up until last October, I had no idea that there were wild weasels in the Pacific Northwest. I don’t know why but it just never occurred to me that these animals lived in the wild here but it’s true! There are a couple kinds of wild weasels that call the...

Fun Facts About Bats

For the longest time, I was a little freaked out by bats. There was really no reason for me to be so scared of these little flying animals and nowadays, I think they’re incredibly cute! Washington is home to more than 15 different species of bats and...

World Elephant Day

Elephants are by far one of my favorite animals. They’re these huge yet utterly graceful animals and today happens to be World Elephant Day! While these animals aren’t native to the Pacific Northwest, they’re still wonderful animals that face...