Billie is a critically endangered hawksbill turtle that we rescued from a tangled fishing line. Our weeks with Billie taught us a lot... and I hope can teach you something too.Read More
Some people still believe that reptiles can not perceive pain. Unfortunately it is more often that we do not perceive that they are in pain because the signs they show are often subtle and unlike mammals.Read More
Tail necrosis is a common problem in pet lizards, and if left untreated can continue to travel up the tail and lead to systemic illness. In the blog post I discuss how I approach these cases.Read More
This blog post was prompted by a recent news article about an elephant that died from exhaustion while performing tourist treks at the Angkor Watt Temple, Cambodia.
I so often see well educated animal lover’s posting their photos with tigers, monkeys, dolphins and elephants and they don’t seem to realize they are supporting industries that negatively impact these animals welfare. In the post I will discuss some of the more famous animal attractions and animal friendly alternatives for you to try for your next holiday.