The Habitat Patch program seeks to encourage community members to turn their yards into natural habitats for birds and other wildlife. Participation is easy, fun, and helps support local conservation efforts!
Cats Indoors Idaho Facebook group - lots of support and resources on keeping an indoor cat
Where to Buy Bird Supplies:
Wild Birds Unlimited - 10480 W Overland Road, Boise
Bird House and Habitat - 12598 W Fairview, Suit 101, Boise
Zamzows - various locations throughout the Treasure Valley
Nature’s Best Hope and Bringing Nature Home by Douglas Tallamy
He is on the East coast, so the plants and animals he discusses are not native to Idaho, but overall these books are about trying to start a national “habitat patch” movement. And he has good information that applies to all locations, and answers great questions like “Are cultivars of native plants the ecological equivalents of their straight species?”