Crayfish Spiders Bees Grouse and Ungulates

Hurst: Hi there Carol, I hope you’re as ready to discuss some animal news as I am! I have an interesting first topic, mutant crayfish taking over Europe! Carol: Hurst, I thought we had a talk about this. We can’t talk about fake news, no matter how cool it sounds. Hurst: Believe it or not, […]

Coyotes Peacocks Dogs Owls Orcas and Fanimals

Hurst: Good morning Carol! Are you excited for Super Bowl Sunday? Carol: The Super Bowl isn’t really my thing, I’m more of a Puppy Bowl kind of person. And speaking of the Puppy Bowl, I just read that this year they will be showing “The Dog Bowl”. This will feature older dogs to showcase their […]

Camels Tilapia Handfish Bats Rhino Rabbits Dogs and Macaques

Carol:  Hi Hurst! I wanted to start off this week asking you if you think camels are attractive? Hurst: That’s such a strange question, I’m not sure how to respond. Carol:  Well, I read this week about a camel beauty contest that is held in Saudi Arabia each year during the King Abdulaziz Camel Festival. […]

Sea Lions Pythons Sturgeon Javan warty pigs Tasmanian devils and Lawyers

Carol: Hi Hurst!  I hope you’ve had a good weekend! Hurst: I have. I spent my weekend inside, away from the cold.  Aren’t you in Mexico right now? Carol: Yep!  I’m at a conference about animals where academics and advocates come together to learn about how to be more effective in their animal work.  It’s […]

Flies Coral Tuna Hounds and Lemurs

Carol: Hello there Hurst! I’m gonna start off this week’s discussion with a question for you. How many different families of flies are there? Hurst: That is certainly an interesting question. I guess I have no idea. Carol: Well, what do flies eat? Hurst: I want to say trash, but I feel like that’s not […]