Best Beaver Puppet

Since the beaver is our animal of the week, our craft is a beaver puppet! It’s super easy and only takes a few items. Supplies you will need: Paper bag Construction paper white black brown tan Glue Scissors Step 1: When using paper bags, I always cut the bottom off. This makes them work well Read More »

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5 Cool Things about Iowa’s Beavers

Beavers in Iowa are native to Iowa and has recovered since the 1800s when they were extirpated due to the fur trade. Here are 5 cool facts about beavers for you to share with anyone and everyone. Their teeth are self-sharpening and continuously grow Their teeth grow for the entire life of the beaver and Read More »

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Beaver teeth are tough as iron, literally

We drink water with flouride added to help strengthen our teeth. You’ve probably been to the dentist and had flouride treatments that taste like bubble gum. You brush your teeth with toothpaste that has flouride in it, and maybe you even use mouthwash to help strengthen your enamel. Beavers don’t have to do any of Read More »

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