The Mexican Free-Tail Bat
This species of bat can be found from as far south as Argentina to the North American states of Oregon, Nebraska, and Ohio. However, they tend to spend their winters in central and south America and migrate further nor[...] Read more
WATCH A BAT CRAWL We get a lot of questions about how bats move about. Bats are often compared to a mouse with wings. Which couldn’t be more inaccurate. Bats prefer to fall to fly so they often roost in high places and will crawl on their [...] Read more
Bats and Zika virus have one thing in common; mosquitoes.
Bats are often scapegoats for many disease outbreaks. Aside from the obvious rabies and histoplasmosis, they have even been blamed for transmitting the Ebola Virus.
A small percentage of[...] Read more