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Jim Fowler on “Moore Outdoors” (Podcast)

Last Friday I had the most incredible honor of my journalism career. I interviewed Jim Fowler, co-host of Mutual of Omaha’s Wild Kingdom, the groundbreaking program that inspired every other wildlife show since in one way or the other. Listen to the full show…

The King of All Snakes (Video)

Why are the Gulf’s tiger sharks eating backyard birds?

Ran across this cool story this morning and had to share it. Super cool! Tiger sharks are known for their voracious appetites, so researchers aren’t surprised when a big one eats something like a manatee or a sea lion. But woodpeckers, tanagers, yellow throats,…

Great white caught from Florida beach!

A Houston Chronicle story details a great white shark caught on Panama Beach, Fla. Ten years ago I wrote a story or Tide magazine fabout the presence of great whites in the Gulf and it was somewhat controversial. The latest research from OCEARCH and…

A sheep with four horns?

In the Bible we learn that Jacob gets a herd of sheep by divine intervention. Most Middle Eastern sources cite it is this sheep-the four horn-also known as “Jacob’s sheep”. These unique creatures have horns that come down the side and curl like a…

TX coral snake eats copperhead! (Video)

This is probably the coolest snake video I have seen in years. Coral snakes regularly eat earth snakes but this is a fairly large copperhead, at least in comparison to the coral snake in the clip and it shows anything can happen in nature….

The greatest wildlife encounter ever…

Someone recently asked me to recount my best ever wildlife encounter. Since I am constantly seeking them out, they are frequent but it did not take long to narrow it down to one. Here it goes… A cold chill ran down my spine as…

Wild Wishes

It was a beautiful moment. A sweet, young girl who had recently lost her father, got the opportunity to pet and interact with her favorite animal-a zebra. A few months earlier at church, the Holy Spirit put it on my heart to ask her…

Long-tailed Bobcat (video)

This video given to us by one of our Kingdom Zoo supporters shows a long-tailed bobcat in Orange County, TX. Most people don’t realize bobcats actually have a tail and some fairly long. How many bobcats with tails like this have been mistaken for…

Anyone seen the pink dolphin?

Attention Lake Calcasieu (Big Lake) area fishermen and outdoors lovers. We are looking for recent (last two weeks) sightings of “Pinky” the pink albino dolphin that has been in that ecosystem since around 2005. We have been able to photograph and video the mysterious…