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Disney’s Animal Kingdom’s Elephant Infant Luna turns One

While I was cavorting around Disney’s Hollywood Studios on Friday May 20th celebrating the opening of Star Tours – The Adventures Continue, a certain elephant at Disney’s Animal Kingdom was celebrating her one year anniversary of being alive. Are you … Continue reading

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Disney’s Animal Kingdom Thins Wild Elephant Herd the Kind Way

Disney’s Animal Kingdom Animal Care program is again working in Africa to help control Elephant population in a humane manner. I wrote about this back in 2008 when Dr. Mark Stetter led a team of specialists to provide vasectomies for … Continue reading

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Interesting story on Disney’s quest to save a baby Gorilla

A few years ago I was lucky enough to be invited to a special backstage tour of Disney’s Animal Kingdom Animal Care Program. It really was an eye-opening amazing experience.  I remember nearly every detail of it and it informs … Continue reading

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SeaWorld Receives Rehabilitated Manatee for Release

The package picked up by SeaWorld’s animal care experts at Orlando International Airport on Tuesday, November 2, was indeed precious cargo. It was Holly, a rehabilitated manatee, who was rescued in 1995, and has been rehabilitating at Columbus Zoo and … Continue reading

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Meet the Cast: Circle-D Corral

Disneyland has released another video in their “Every Role A Starring Role” video series. This is a fun little video podcast that looks at the people who make the magic behind the scenes. This week is the Circle-D Corral, the … Continue reading

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