Woolly Bear Caterpillar

This guy was crawling around in my garden last week. A quick google search revealed that it’s a Woolly Bear Caterpillar, and will turn into a moth. Here’s the Wikipedia page on them. They also apparently are used to predict how severe a winter we will have. Here’s the information on that; have a read and make your own predictions.

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