Kids' Animal Station

For kids who love animals by a kid who loves animals

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

8 Cool Facts About Rats (Posthumously Starring My Rat, Jones)

I was looking back on some memories on my old rats that I used to have, and I became aware of the fact that, in my almost 5 years running … Continue reading

April 23, 2017

Poems About Cryptids

  For a recent school project, I had to create a chapbook, which is a book of poetry. For my subject, I decided to have it be about cryptids. Since … Continue reading

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Book Review: Writing Monsters By Philip Athans

Recently, I read a book called Writing Monsters:  How to Craft Believably Terrifying Creatures to Enhance Your Horror, Fantasy and Science Fiction by Philip Athans, a head-to-toe guide on how to write … Continue reading

January 15, 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