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Posted January 16, 2017 by Ron Callari

As nostalgic as circuses were for many of us growing up, the “Greatest Show on Earth” is taking its final curtain call this May. In following this story for almost two years, I’ve reported on the waning public interest in circuses, due mainly to animal activist groups protesting against the maltreatment associated with animals held in captivity.

Posted January 15, 2017 by Ron Callari

Over the years, I’ve acknowledged some of Twitter’s “Top Pet Tweeters.” Yes, based on the number of pets that have taken to the microblogging site, it can definitely be said that Twitter is an all-inclusive ecosystem. Sockamillion [aka @sockington], and who identifies himself as “Jason Scott’s Cat,” is one of the many felines with millions of followers. And there are hundreds of other cats as well as dogs and birds who have been tweeting up a storm, for years.

Posted January 13, 2017 by Ron Callari

Except for The Story of Ferdinand written back in 1936, there are not too many children’s books that feature a bucking bull as a lead character. So Debbie Felkins Tamez’ first book should appeal to a lot children and young adults who are either captivated by or aspire to a life associated with cowboys and bull riding. The idea of dreaming about joining the rodeo for a kid has a magical feel to it. Tamez wanted to capture that elusive childhood fantasy in her tale — but from a different perspective.

Posted January 11, 2017 by Ron Callari

Over the years, I’ve blogged a lot about the animal abuses and outright cruelty incurred by sea animals at SeaWorld. Most recently, I penned a testimonial piece in memoriam for the passing of the killer whale, Tilikum. This case caused global protests by animal activists worldwide when it became a center piece for CNN’s award-winning documentary, Blackfish, that shined a glaring light on the maltreatment of Orca whales in captivity.

Posted January 9, 2017 by Ron Callari

As fate and the stats would have it, even though Alabama’s Crimson Tide took home the win and bragging rights last year, the odds-on favorite for 2017 by several sources is calling Alabama . . .

Posted January 9, 2017 by M Dee Dubroff

Ceasar, the five-year-old camel, and Dolly, the ten-year-old blind mare, may be an unlikely duo, but they are bonded for life and have been ever since they "met" at the Pony X-Press petting Zoo in Winslow, Maine.

Posted January 8, 2017 by Ron Callari

The death of an Orca whale on January 6 was a very sad event. We’ve heard a good number of reports over the years regarding these magnificent creatures being washed ashore at the end of their lives. While not the largest animal known to man [that distinction is reserved for the Blue Whale], Orcas are not light-weights either. They are known to weigh up to 6 tons in weight and 32 feet in length, at full maturity.

Posted January 6, 2017 by Ron Callari

It’s like the Jurassic Park meets Westworld in a unique cinematic project that is being commandeered by TV broadcaster and naturalist, Sir David Frederick Attenborough. Next year, a new BBC natural history TV documentary will let loose hyper-realistic animatronic spy creatures to go undercover in the wild. As a first-of-its-kind behavioral exploration, man is going where wildlife has never gone before.