Kids' Animal Station

For kids who love animals by a kid who loves animals

Tigers, Lions, and…Chickens, Oh My?! The Top 10 Most Feared Animals!

1. Arachnophobia – Fear of Spiders A truly classic phobia which plagues millions of people globally, Arachnophobia truly cannot be beaten. Perhaps it is their creepy-crawly plethora of spindly legs … Continue reading

December 8, 2021

WOMEN IN SCIENCE: Learn About Being a Veterinarian, An Interview with Dr. Margaret Wixson

GUEST POST by Helena Donato-Sapp, 10, famous-journalist-to-be   Whenever someone asked me what my favorite subject in school was, I always used to answer, “Recess!” and they would giggle.  I do … Continue reading

December 26, 2019 · Leave a comment

Some Fun Facts About Our Friend the Rainbow Lorikeet

New birds have joined the Exotic Bird Emporium, including three Rainbow Lorikeets! Their names are Penn, Teller and Daphne (the latter of which is at the Colorado Springs location). Originally, … Continue reading

February 13, 2019

A Lesson in Malnourishment and Healthy Eating for Birds

An issue that many people often do not realize before (or even after) they buy a bird is how important nutrition is, and how deadly and disruptive malnourishment can be. … Continue reading

January 21, 2019 · 1 Comment

Adventures in the Bird World

I have exciting news to share! So recently, I have been OBSESSED with getting a pet bird. And, while I sadly cannot announce news that has to do with fulfilling … Continue reading

December 4, 2018 · 1 Comment

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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