Kids' Animal Station

For kids who love animals by a kid who loves animals

Bug Collecting How-To and DU Camp Review

Over the summer, I went to a science camp for girls of color hosted by female scientists at the University of Denver. The scientists who taught us were experts in … Continue reading

August 16, 2017

Castle Valley Horseback-Riding In Moab Review

Mama Jen (one of my moms) and I took a trip to Moab, where we did a horseback ride to Castle Valley with Moab Adventure Center. The ride is two … Continue reading

July 29, 2017

The Predators of Birds that You Wouldn’t Expect

Birds are one of the five well known categories of vertebrate animals on this earth, besides mammals, fish, insects, reptiles and amphibians. They are characterized by their wings and feathers … Continue reading

July 27, 2017

Happy Place For Animals

by guest blogger Ben Samford, age 8  I read The One and Only Ivan, which is about a gorilla who is in captivity for 18 years and then finally decides … Continue reading

June 11, 2017

Wise Words

"Never, never be afraid to do what's right, especially if a person or animal is at stake."
— Martin Luther King, Jr.

"Until the lion tells his side of the story, the tale of the hunt will always glorify the hunter."
— Translation of African Proverb