Exotic Pets

Animal ownership needs changes

On Oct. 18, investigators reported Ohio resident Terry Thompson released 56 exotic animals housed on his property before committing suicide. Eighteen tigers, 17 lions and eight bears were among the
animals that escaped into the Ohio countryside. An Oct. 19 Bloomberg Businessweek article reported on the event, which ended with the killing of 46 animals.Continue...

Not your average cute animal video

When Emily Martel took a trip to the Amazon, she had no idea she’d stumble across the subject of her documentary film: the exotic pet trade.

She was speaking with veterinarians at...Continue...