Texas Fish & Game

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April 24, 2018

Did You Know Texas Has Swift Foxes? (Video)

Swift Foxes Texas outdoors lovers are likely familiar with the red and gray foxes but there is another species. Swift foxes are a small variety indigenous […]
April 16, 2018

Disease That Has Killed Millions of Bats Hits Central Texas

The fungus that causes white-nose syndrome (WNS) in bats, detected for the first time in Texas in early 2017 in the Panhandle, has now spread into […]
April 11, 2018

The Scariest Animals In the World

Scariest Animals This week, I thought it would be fun to check out some of the scariest animals. You know the kind you would least want […]
April 3, 2018

Javelina Lost Half Its Range in Last 70 Years

Javelina Problems The javelina (collared peccary) is a game animal in Texas and it has lost 2/3 of its native range in 70 years. This species […]
March 30, 2018

200 Pound Mountain Lion Killed in Texas

Officials with the Texas Parks & Wildlife Department will be studying a mountain lion (cougar) road killed by a high school student north of Mineral Wells. […]
March 20, 2018

There Are No Lynx In Texas-Put It To Rest

Lynx Conspiracy? Did a lynx stocking occur in the Pinewoods of East Texas? In the early 1980s, officials with the Texas Parks & Wildlife Department (TPWD) […]
March 14, 2018

Texas Whale Shark Facts-Including One That Went Into A Bay

Not A Whale But A Shark The whale shark is one of the most unique creatures in the ocean and they are present on the Texas […]
March 7, 2018

See Texas Doe with Antlers and Help Us Identify Mystery Deer

Doe With Antlers On an expedition to YO Headquarters we encountered a couple of really unique deer. This first shot is of a whitetail doe with antlers […]
March 7, 2018

Agkistrodon Piscivorus Bites And It Lives in Texas!

Agkistrodon Piscivorus Agkistrodon piscivorus is a heck of a name isn’t it? No wonder we call it by its common name the cottonmouth. Fishing and outdoor […]
February 28, 2018

Video: Was This Feral Hog Bitten By A Snake? What Caused This Injury?

Feral Hog Injury This feral hog was captured on trail camera in Newton County, TX and shows a swollen leg. Could this have been caused by […]
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