Sy Montgomery

Befriending An Octopus

Writer Sy Montgomery embraces a giant Pacific octopus named Octavia. Scientists believe these strange creatures have emotions, intelligence, and individual personalities.

Kicking out the Crows

Residents of Auburn, New York, explore non-lethal ways to get rid of their unwelcome guests ?tens of thousands of crows.

The Good Good Pig

Author and compulsive traveler Sy Montgomery found her domestic anchor in Christopher Hogwood, a 750-pound pig who uprooted and brought together her small New Hampshire community.