Facts on Armadillos?

Answer Armadillos are timid animals that survive on a mostly insect diet. Because of their scaly appearance, they are often mistaken for reptiles when, in fact, they are the only living mammals to have ha... Read More »

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How to Get Rid of Armadillos?

Armadillos can be found worldwide, but if you live in the United States, the kind that you are encountering will be the nine-banded armadillo (formal name Dasypus novemcinctus), which is a grub-eat... Read More »

How to Rid Land of Armadillos?

In areas such the southern United States and parts of the Midwest, armadillos can be a huge problem for landowners. Armadillos can destroy crops and property, and they can be a threat to pets and s... Read More »

Characteristics of Armadillos?

The family dasypodidae, or armadillos, has 20 different species. Armadillos live in the Americas and share several physical and behavioral traits. The species do vary widely in size, however. Arma... Read More »

How to Protect Giant Armadillos?

The giant armadillo is aptly named, as it is the largest of all armadillos; and it grows up to five feet in length. Classified as a vulnerable species by the International Union for Conservation of... Read More »