Tuesday, October 23, 2012

Wrestling With Tigers

We have trained tigers to not bite and scratch, from the time that they are young cubs. The training in how we are able to wrestle with them.

Monday, October 22, 2012

Friday, October 19, 2012

My First Year As A Tiger Trainer

Here I am with Kashmir, a white Bengal cub. I hand raised her and trained her up to her adult years. White tigers were found in India.

Thursday, October 18, 2012

Elephant Conservation In Ethiopia

Elephants In Ethiopia
This is a great article on Ethiopian scientist Yirmed Demeke. He is very dedicated to Elephant conservation in Mago National Park and Babille National Park in Ethiopia. They have lost 90%
of their elephant population since the 1980's. This is due to illegal poaching.

Wednesday, October 17, 2012

Habesha Food At Yayu In Oakland

Migiboo betham konjo neber. I can't wait to eat Ethiopian food everyday when I am in Addis, Ababa.

Sunday, October 14, 2012

Trip to Ethiopia

I am planning a trip to Ethiopia, specifically to see the Ethiopian Black Maned Lion. They are genetically different from the other sub-species of lions.