Do Racoons Hibernate in the Winter? 3 Ways They Survive the Cold
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Do Racoons Hibernate in the Winter? 3 Ways They Survive the Cold

Many North Americans will be familiar with raccoons. They’re the ring-eyed bandits that overturn bins, tussle with cats, and create a spectacular mess. But what cold weather? Do raccoons hibernate in the winter? Raccoons don’t hibernate in the winter. This is different than some other mammals in cold climates. Instead, they have three special features…

Do Bats Hibernate in the Winter? 3 Ways Bats Handle Cold Temperatures

Do Bats Hibernate in the Winter? 3 Ways Bats Handle Cold Temperatures

Bats have high energy requirements. And when winter removes their insect food sources, they must make a change. Many birds migrate to warmer climates when the cold sets in. But bats are mammals, and some mammals, like bears, hibernate in the winter. Do bats hibernate in the winter? When it goes cold, some bats hibernate…

Do Squirrels Hibernate? How All Types Handle Winter
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Do Squirrels Hibernate? How All Types Handle Winter

Squirrels live on every continent except for Antarctica. And these resilient creatures have adapted to many climates. Do squirrels hibernate? How do they survive the cold? And what do squirrels do in the winter? Do squirrels hibernate? Of all types of squirrels (tree, ground, and flying), only some ground squirrels hibernate. The other squirrel species remain…

Are Propane Heaters Safe in a Tent? (4 Factors) 7 Safety Tips
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Are Propane Heaters Safe in a Tent? (4 Factors) 7 Safety Tips

Even if you’re a beginner camper, you probably already know some general safety tips. Like you make sure that the fire is out before you head to bed. And storing food properly to keep bears away. But are propane heaters safe in a tent? It can be safe to use a propane heater in your…

Can Propane Freeze? Guide to Warm Winter Camping (6 Things to Know)
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Can Propane Freeze? Guide to Warm Winter Camping (6 Things to Know)

Winter camping means being ready for whatever weather comes. Cold temperatures mean having the tools for your tent or RV. Can propane freeze? Here’s what you need to know. While propane has a freezing temperature, it is never that cold on Earth. When someone complains that their propane tank froze, they mean that ice has…

Do Ticks Die in the Winter? Fatal Temperatures, Dormancy
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Do Ticks Die in the Winter? Fatal Temperatures, Dormancy

The first hard frost is often celebrated as the end of tick season. But do ticks die in the winter? And what temperature kills ticks? You’ll learn about ticks in winter from all parts of North America. Ticks do not die in the winter. Ticks become dormant at temperatures colder than 45 degrees Fahrenheit (7…

How to Get Ice Off Windshield: 8 Fast and Safe Methods
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How to Get Ice Off Windshield: 8 Fast and Safe Methods

Always late to work because you can’t de-ice your windshield fast enough? Here’s how to get ice off windshield in a jiffy. These tools and tricks will have you ice free in no time. Not sure where to start to get all that ice off your vehicle? From defrosters to DIY concoctions, check out the…

How to Stop Car Windows From Fogging Up in Winter: 10 Methods
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How to Stop Car Windows From Fogging Up in Winter: 10 Methods

Winter driving means that sometimes windows will fog up, making it extremely difficult to see the road. Here’s how to stop car windows from fogging up in winter. These ten methods range from free techniques to some low-cost products. By the end of the post, you’ll have stopped your window from fogging up. One of…

How Do Deer Stay Warm in The Winter? 6 Adaptations & Behaviors

How Do Deer Stay Warm in The Winter? 6 Adaptations & Behaviors

Deer don’t migrate or have the luxury of a warm, cozy home. How do deer stay warm in the winter? Thanks to a variety of adaptions and behaviors, they survive winter just fine. How do deer survive winter? Deer have adapted to live in a variety of locations and climates. Many species have some type…

What Do Deer Eat in the Winter? Feeding Rules in USA, Canada

What Do Deer Eat in the Winter? Feeding Rules in USA, Canada

White-tailed deer fatten up as it begins to get colder outside. This helps them throughout the colder months when food is scarce. What do deer eat in the winter? Here are the rules for feeding deer in the USA and Canada. Deer eat woody browse in the winter. This can be leaves, berries, saplings, bulbs,…