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Birds’ eye view

BY ALEC SMART This is National Bird Week and to coincide with avian awareness the annual Aussie Backyard Bird Count is underway until Sunday 29 October. The aim of the count is to promote awareness of our feathered neighbours, as well as encourage a citizen-scientist method of recording bird numbers. The 2016 bird count involved […]

THE NAKED CITY – FERALS UNDER FIRE!

What is it about cats that inspire such out-paw-ings (forgive the pun) of affection in some quarters, and an almost pathological dislike elsewhere? There are literally thousands of cat videos on YouTube and no doubt millions of downloads worldwide. If you are feeling a bit low, it’s even suggested as therapeutic – Google ‘cute little […]