Tag Archive: Dealing

Steps for Dealing with Nuisance Wildlife

White-tailed deer, a species that is both highly sought after by sportsmen and an unwanted nuisance to many. Sportsmen modify habitat to attract deer and homeowners can modify habitat to stop attracting deer. (Photo by Eric Zamora) As a County Agent, I receive a wide variety of calls from clients relating to wildlife. The majority of …

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Permanent link to this article: http://escambia.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2017/08/18/steps-for-dealing-with-nuisance-wildlife/

Six Simple Ideas for Dealing with Your Unwanted Exotic Pet

This exotic snake was caught in a garage on Bayou Chico (Pensacola) – it did not belong to the homeowner. Photo courtesy of: Escambia County Animal Control Now that we have completed National Invasive Species Week many readers have learned what NOT to do with their unwanted exotic pets… but what DO you do with them? Here …

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Permanent link to this article: http://escambia.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2015/03/06/six-simple-ideas-for-dealing-with-your-unwanted-exotic-pet/

Three Tips for Positive Discipline when Dealing with Difficult Behavior

Chances are, if you have ever volunteered with a youth program, you have run into some children who have challenged you with their behavior.   Earlier this month, Dr. Kate Fogarty and Sarah Hensley shared some insight and tips for disciplining children in a positive and productive way. The word discipline often has a negative connotation, …

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Permanent link to this article: http://escambia.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2015/01/30/three-tips-for-positive-discipline-when-dealing-with-difficult-behavior/