Love the idea of attracting native wildlife into your backyard? Here are 5 ways to make your garden a safe haven. 1. Trap rats Attracting native species to your backyard is great but make sure it’s a safe place for the birds, bugs and lizards that visit. A smartly-placed trap … [Read More...] about 5 ways to make your garden a safe haven for native species
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