One minute she was doing her homework and playing, and within an hour or two she was complaining of being cold and achy, so I took her temperature. It was 104.4! What happened next taught me something.
A wild hog can weigh up to 400 pounds and it's probably not something you want to encounter since those things never seem like they're in a good mood. Texas leads the nation in hog attacks, and there are specific things we can watch out for.
It's unusual for snakes to be out during the colder months, but they're still rearing their ugly heads. A 5-year old girl needed 16 doses of antivenom after being bitten by a rattlesnake at a Texas State Park, and it serves as a warning for all of us.