Living the Country Life

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Help the bats go out and not come back in
Bats are important creatures to have around. They gorge themselves on insects and help with pollination. But if they can’t find a safe, warm, and dry place to sleep and have babies, they might...
If you have bats in your belfry, put up a house for them where they can hang out
I often see bats swooping around our backyard at dusk, going after insects. We don't mind the bats at all and enjoy watching them – as long as they don’t get in the house.  ...
Having a few bats in your belfry is a good thing
Growing up in the country, bats were the main carrier of rabies, so we were always told to beware if we saw one in the house but I know they're beneficial to have outside. Nina Fasione is a...