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Blog changing to “The Wildlife Journalist”

This blog will immediately be changing to “The Wildlife Journalist”. You will get an invite to “like” “The Wildlife Journalist” blog.  I would appreciate you continuing to follow. This blog will feature all Kingdom Zoo writings plus a whole lot more on wildlife. We’re…

Jurasek goes on epic expedition

Kingdom Zoo’s Todd Jurasek has a flair for adventure. Earlier this year he went on an expedition seeking out mysterious (cryptid) reptiles and other creatures in the vast, virtually unexplored jungles of New Guinea. Over the next two weeks we will be featuring these…

White Opossum (photo)

Ever seen a white opossum? This is one I photographed near my home in Orange County, TX last summer. I have had a soft spot for opossums since I bottle raised one as a kid. Unique animals-an American marsupial.

What type of hog?

Can anyone tell me what kind of hog I am petting here? And no the one on the ground is not dead. It just wants to be petted.

Blonde Hog

Last week we announced our MONSTER HOGS project. We’ll call this one a “giant” because it was likely in the 350 pound category but it does have monster tusks! I photographed this one on a ranch in Orange County, TX near my home. Yes,…

Search for MONSTER HOGS underway-you can win!

We are official on the search for MONSTER HOGS! What is a monster hog? We’re calling anything in the 350-pound class a GIANT and over 500 pounds a MONSTER. If you personal photos of any wild hog that fits these qualifications, e-mail them to…

Outdoors Dreams (Inspiration for YOU)

Dreams. They are a flash of inspiration that fuels us to do great things, hope in trying times and a way God plants in us seeds of greatness. Unfortunately many from a young age are told their dreams will never come true. Think about…

Give the gift of the outdoors

Gifts have been a huge part of the discussion around the country for the last month. Actually, just after Halloween, I noticed Christmas marketing began with store shelves filling with decorations and various themed gifts. There always seems to be much talk about “gifts…

Moore interviews Austin Steven’s “Snakemaster”

No one knows snakes like Austin Stevens. When his program Austin Steven’s “Snakemaster” debuted on Animal Planet a decade ago, wildlife enthusiasts around the world were mesmerized not only with the serpents he encountered on film, but of Steven’s deep passion and knowledge of…

Wild Wishes come true!

In 1982 my grandmother Ruby Pickard founded My Wish Inc. to grant wishes to terminally ill children. I accompanied her when she granted that first wish when I was only eight-years-old. The boy wanted an American flag for his home, a humble request and…