My Top 5 Favorite Dog-Friendly Nature Walks In Nashville!

I like my walks how I like my friends- Dog Friendly and avoiding the hustle and bustle of downtown (what?). Thankfully, Nashville is quite the dog friendly place, and there are so many places to walk and enjoy nature all within 30 minutes of each other! Allow me to...
The Importance of Enrichment

The Importance of Enrichment

If you know me at all, it’s no secret that I am obsessed with providing the best enrichment for the animals who reside at NWCC. Many people are not aware of enrichment, the goals of enrichment, or the importance of it in all animals (yes, even my dogs and cats...
Tracks and Scat! (yum)

Tracks and Scat! (yum)

What student doesn’t love learning about poop?!? This program really focuses on the fact that just because we don’t see the animals, doesn’t mean they’re not there. They are all around us, and squirrel nests and bird nests are great examples in...
Birds!! (for pre-k)

Birds!! (for pre-k)

Since this is my first blog post, I feel like I should introduce myself: I am an almost thirty (eep) year old who has spent the last 10 years trying to figure out what to do with her life. I work primarily with wild animals (as a wildlife rehabilitator), and until...