Could you imagine getting paid to swim with sharks, rescue sea turtles, and train an octopus named "Octavia"? If so, this weeks "Animals To The Max" Podcast is for you! I sit down with aquarist Sam from the Adventure Aquarium in Camden, NJ. We talk about her early childhood marine inspirations, swimming with Great White Sharks in South Africa, and finally landing her dream job as an aquarist. We discuss her duties taking care of spider crabs, training an octopus, rescuing sea turtles, and other Adventure Aquarium residents, including Hippos! https://www.adventureaquarium.com
In this episode, I discuss my recent appearance on The Today Show working with former First Lady Laura Bush, Jenna Bush, and Kathie Lee Gifford. I also talk about my experience filming with sea lions, giraffes, hyenas, and lions at The Turtle Back Zoo.
In this episode, I share my recent interview with Mathew Price, host of the Zookeeper Stories Podcast. Subscribe to Zookeeper Stories here: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/zookeeper-stories/id1105130412?mt=2
In this episode, along with the help from Godzilla the Green Iguana, I share some exciting news about an upcoming media appearance.
In order to hear both sides of the controversial wolf reintroduction, I sit down with avid sportsman Caleb. We discuss common wolf criticisms including their impact on deer and elk herds, surplus killings, and encounters with humans. We also touch base on predator management, trophy hunting in Africa, and wildlife conservation.
In this episode, I sit down with Maggie Howell, director of the New York Wolf Conservation Center. We discuss the controversial wolf reintroduction, dispel common myths and misconceptions, and talk about their complex social systems. For more information, please visit: https://nywolf.org
In this episode, I sit down with Erin Katzner. She's the director of Global Engagement for The Peregrine Fund and has worked with Birds of Prey for over 27 years. We discuss her early beginnings at The Columbus Zoo, training birds at The National Aviary, and landing her dream job working for The Peregrine Fund: https://www.peregrinefund.org
In this episode, I speak with my good friend and world traveler, Amy Major. We discuss her first trip to the African country of Malawi, zip lining through the jungles of Costa Rica, visiting the Australia Zoo, driving through the Serengeti and exploring Tanzania, and participating in a penguin conservation program in South Africa.