Walking Sharks, Flying Macaws, Mr. Chow, and a Beaver!

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One of the best parts of my job while working with animals is the unpredictable nature of the game. There’s no telling which animals I’ll be working with in the near future or the ones I’ll unexpectedly run into. A few examples include the walking sharks, money collecting parrots, The Today Show,¬†actor Ken Jeong, and Continue Reading...

A Feathered February

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Birds have grown on me. They used to be my least favorite group of animals, now (over time) they have become one of my favorites. Living in a rural area along the Snake River, I’m surrounded by them 24/7. (As I write this blog, I’m staring straight ahead at the river, counting various river coots, Continue Reading...

February 1, 2017 NBC Today

Top Ten Animal Encounters of 2016

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As anyone who works with animals can tell you, every day is different. I think the same can be said for anyone who works in television. Both lines of work are extremely unpredictable, which I find appealing. You just never know what could be right around the corner. For instance: If you would have told Continue Reading...

Late Night with Seth Meyers 9/9/16

Sloths, Skinks, ‘Today Show’ & ‘Late Night’

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The end of this year will mark my 13-year anniversary working with animals on television. If I told you that journey was easy, I’d be lying. For years I toured the country, spoke to various audiences, and volunteered at any chance to share my passion of animals on television- Most of the time in very Continue Reading...

August 31, 2016 NBC TODAY

August 31, 2016 NBC TODAY

July 14, 2016 NBC TODAY

July 14, 2016 The Wall Street Journal