New Ventures

New Ventures

The last few weeks have been a very exciting time for me. I embarked on two new ventures; a web series and a podcast. It's not exactly the direction I'd thought I go, but life throws you down unexpected paths, and with that, I'm finding new passions I never knew I had. These new ventures have also allowed me to speak to individuals about their own experiences with animals. It's an exciting time and I appreciate you for listening, watching, and following along. Here's a look at the inspiration and the journey creating these new platforms. Hope you enjoy and learn something along the way! 

Dumbo, Dinosaur Wranglin', & Dancing with a Sloth: September Recap.

Dumbo, Dinosaur Wranglin', & Dancing with a Sloth: September Recap.

A lot can happen in a month and this September was no exception. We welcomed a new family member, an anxious German Shepard puppy with ears that could even give Dumbo a run for his money. I had my first dance with a sloth named Albert Einstein on "The Today Show". And for the last time, I single handedly moved Chompers our 6 ft. Alligator indoors for the winter. Here are some of my favorite highlights from the month of September! 

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

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

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

A Feathered February

A Feathered February

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,