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Manta Roller Coaster Opens May 22 at SeaWorld

Not only can you check out all the cool ocean animals when you visit SeaWorld in Orlando, Florida… …but you can go on all the adventure rides too. The Manta is a roller coaster that opens on May 22nd, 2009! Now, I don’t know about you, but I LOVE roller coasters and adventure rides… Not only is this a roller coaster, but it’s an exhibit in it’s own right! All the while you’re waiting in line, you get to see marvelous manta rays, a giant octopus, sea dragons, seahorses and other exotic fish. There are 10 uniquely configured aquariums around and above you! There will [ ... ]

Amazing & Free Animal Photos

Have you been looking for free animal photos you can either use online, for a project or business campaign? Check out 123rf Search and Win for some fantastic photography of every kind, even for those of us who are animal lovers. Photo left: Spotted lizard c/o 123rf.com Isn’t that lizard a beauty? It is difficult to find public domain photos readily online, ones that you have full use to, but with the images on 123rf, they have a huge collection of free images to use, as well as paid images, if you so desire to use them. Plus, you could win 1 of 10 packages [ ... ]

Do You Know How A Pearl Is Made?

One of my Facebook friends, Monika, posted this great information on her profile today, and I felt I had to share it with you: “Do you know how a pearl is made?” The old man asked me. An irritant enters the shell of an oyster; sometimes very small, sometimes not so small. The oyster, aware of it’s pain, begins to cover the irritant’s jagged edges with a solution created from inside itself. It will continue to slowly cover the invader until it no longer feels pain, until what we call the pearl is formed.. The oyster does not hate the irritant, it simply [ ... ]

Out of Hedgehog Food at the Pet Stores

This is a first…Anytime I have ever gone for hedgie food at the store, my hedgehog’s staple food, I have never ever had a problem finding it. No word of a lie…I went to 5 pet stores in our area, and every single one of them was out of hedgehog food. A conspiracy? Maybe…LOL… Not really…but now what? Well, I went online immediately and thought I’d try a new shopping search engine for pets, ShopWiki.com/wiki/Pets, that I’ve been wanting to use for a while. It worked out very well…I figured it would since it’s a wiki site. I looked up hedgehog food and it spit [ ... ]

Have You Lost a Pet? Here’s a Site to Help You Find Them

If you have ever lost a pet, or had someone steal your pet, you know the sheer panic that ensues… If you don’t find them that day, you try thinking of any way possible to get the word out to find your beloved pet…Putting up posters, going door-to-door, calling shelters…then what? All of these options take a lot of time…crucial time! In fact, by the time you organize and print fliers, your pet could be miles away or long gone. I was “stumbling” online the other day and came across a really neat site that helps you find your lost pets. It is [ ... ]

Learn How To Grow Your Exotic Animal Practice

I was “stumbling” around the net the other day and happened upon this website that caters specifically to the Toronto Veterinarian, and helping them grow their practice. They say that they help attract more patients, generate word-of-mouth referrals, and improve your patient retention and loyalty. Neat…I knew that there were companies out there that provide help with marketing your business, but I didn’t know they had them that specific as to focus on your Toronto Animal Hospital. Actually, it’s not just for animal hospitals, they’ll help you grow your practice, whether it is veterinary, animal hospital, or an animal clinic of [ ... ]

Mysterious Animals Pop Up In New York City Streets

Exotic Animal Newsflash: These strange animals are popping up all around the Big Apple…Check out the video to see what it’s all about… *** *** I hope you enjoyed today’s installment of Exotic Animal Lover! Until next time…Live Exotically, Kimberly Edwards P.S. Check out this Fantastic book of Animal Illustrations: Full-Color Animal Illustrations CD-ROM and Book Incredible collection of realistically rendered animals depicts all manner of creatures inhabiting land, sea and air–from the tiny red ant to the gigantic humpback whale… Technorati Tags: animal art, garbage, New York City, art, animals, garbage art, [ ... ]

Incredible Wildlife Hand Art – A Must See

This is no amateur artist…that’s for certain! Photo left: Art work by Guido Daniele Check out these amazing works of art of spectacular wildlife painted on hands! Unbelievable: Incredible Animal Hand Paintings Really talented artist, Guido Daniele, creates such life-like paintings on people,’s hands! *** I hope you enjoy this installment of Exotic Animal Lover! Until next time… Live Exotically, Kimberly Edwards P.S. Be sure to Subscribe to this blog by clicking on the Subscribe button at the top right-hand corner of this page! Technorati Tags: animal art, animals, nature, wildlife, exotic animals, art, animal painting, [ ... ]