This week on a very special episode of The Naturalist, Bernie Wides and Carol A. Butler are joined by guest and leech expert Anna Phillips. Tune in and learn more about the often misunderstood leech family, including what to do if you’re ever get bit! Learn more about the medicinal properties and social tendencies of leeches and worms and find out why they only need to feed 4 times a year! This episode was sponsored by Hearst Ranch, the nations largest single source supplier of grassfed and grass finished beef.