Kathryn Dueck
Author for A-Z Animals

I am a freelance writer with experience in both fiction and nonfiction. When not putting words on a page, I enjoy reading, hiking in the great outdoors, and playing with my dog.


What Do Boxelder Bugs Eat? Picture

Have you ever seen a boxelder maple tree and wondered why it was covered in black-and-red bugs? Those are the infamous boxelder bugs, Boisea trivittata, which are harmless yet notorious… Read More

By Kathryn Dueck 2 weeks ago


What Do Kittens Eat? Picture

Is anything on earth cuter than a kitten? Even people who don’t like cats would have a hard time denying a baby feline’s cuddly allure. But owning a kitten isn’t… Read More

By Kathryn Dueck 2 weeks ago


Do Female Goats Have Horns? Picture

In the animal kingdom, horns are symbols of dominance and power. While males usually sport these impressive growths, this is not a hard-and-fast rule. Female reindeer, for example, grow horns… Read More

By Kathryn Dueck 3 weeks ago