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How to Catch Walleye - The Critter Depot

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How to Catch a Walleye Walleye Basics Regions The walleye is an extremely popular game fish in North America. They are native to the waters of Canada and most of the northern US. The walleyes original range is all of Canada, the Great Lakes, the Missouri River Basin and the Upper portions of the Mississippi River Basin in the Northern US states. Today you can find walleye outside of their ancestral habitat even in the deep clear lakes and impoundments of the southern, eastern and western US. In some parts of Canada, the locals refer to the walleye as a...

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What Vegetables can a Bearded Dragon Eat? - The Critter Depot

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What Vegetables Can a Bearded Dragon Eat? Table of Contents Bearded Dragons, like humans, do best on a varied and sensible diet, because they are omnivorous.   Juveniles having slightly different dietary demands than adults. Young dragons need a diet that is about 50% vegetable and 50% insects.  Adults need slightly less protein. Certain flowers, leaves, vegetables, fruits, and insects are great for your beardie.  But they do need to a varied diet.  Flowers & Greens Let’s start with flowers and leaves from plants that may or may not be found in the grocery store or in your garden. Alfalfa flowers...

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How to Fish for Sturgeon - The Critter Depot

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How To Catch a Sturgeon Table of Contents   Sturgeon Factoids The word sturgeon is commonly used to refer to about 27 species of fish in the same family. These species have evolved into their own niche based on their location and habitat. Generally, sturgeon are found in subtropical, temperate, subarctic rivers, lakes and coastlines in the Northern Hemisphere. Fisherman in some parts of the country may be more familiar with the closely related paddlefish. As a group, these fish are sometimes referred to as primitive fish. This is largely in response to the fact these fish have remained relatively...

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How Long Do Bearded Dragons Live? - The Critter Depot

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How Long Do Bearded Dragons Live? Table of Contents As is true with many wild animals kept as pets, bearded dragons live longer in captivity when given proper care. The key term here is proper care. Otherwise, they can live short, miserable, captive lives and would be better off taking their chances against their natural predators. Wild bearded dragons tend to live 7 years, give or take a year. Pampered dragons, tended by loving and skilled keepers, can live to 15 years. The key factors for ensuring a captive bearded dragon's longevity are: Good genetics nutrition - acceptable vegetables and...

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How to Catch Rainbow Trout - The Critter Depot

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How to Catch Rainbow Trout Table of Contents Rainbow trout may be the most beautiful game fish in North America. They get their name from their coloration.  You can see nearly every color of the rainbow on their scales, which lead to the appropriate nomenclature. Their native habitats are the mountain streams and lakes west of the Rocky Mountains. These native haunts are cold water streams, rivers and lakes usually feed by mountain snow run off. Look for Cold Water The single biggest factor in a rainbow trout’s habitat is cold water. Unlike some other game fish that become lethargic...

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